Some articles on collective presidency:
... Dolanc, the Slovenian representative to the collective presidency of Yugoslavia, retired ... agree with this new way of selecting the representative to the Collective Presidency, so the Slovenian Republic Parliament had to confirm the result of the elections ... Drnovšek served as chairman of the Collective Presidency from 1989 until 1990 ...
... in 1980, the single position of president was divided into a collective Presidency, where representatives of each republic would essentially form a committee where the concerns of each republic would be ... The head of the collective presidency was rotated between representatives of the different republics ... The head of the collective presidency was considered the head of state of Yugoslavia ...
Famous quotes containing the words presidency and/or collective:
“Some of the offers that have come to me would never have come if I had not been President. That means these people are trying to hire not Calvin Coolidge, but a former President of the United States. I cant make that kind of use of the office.... I cant do anything that might take away from the Presidency any of its dignity, or any of the faith people have in it.”
—Calvin Coolidge (18721933)
“Speed is good only when wisdom leads the way. The end of this journey, whether to the high horizons of hope or the depths of destruction, will be determined by the collective wisdom of the people who live on this shrinking planet.”
—James Poe (19211980)