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Examples of -Elect

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29 examples:

I'd walk over my own grandmother to re-elect Richard Nixon.
(Charles Colson)

Mobilize people to vote and to re-elect Clinton as the only way to defeat.
(Gus Hall)

Now, she is Representative-elect Dingell.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

On Monday, he was calling himself governor-elect.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Congressman-elect Ken BuckWASHINGTON -- Incoming U.S. Rep.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

The NDP’s Ryan Meili is the MLA-elect for Saskatoon Meewasin.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

New York's mayor-elect demonstrates the art of telling a story his way.
(USA Today - Money, )

Former Amcor-boss, Ken Mackenzie has been named BHP Billiton Chairman-elect.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

An $8,000 white truffle, delivered via the mayor-elect, however, was still a big deal.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Lawmakers-elect in the Colorado House participate in a mock floor session Wednesday morning.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Voters were deciding whether to re-elect Idriss Déby, who was favored to defeat 13 challengers.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Former ASIC chairman Tony D'Aloisio has been appointed chairman-elect of fund manager Perpetual.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

India's Prime Minister-elect, Narendra Modi, celebrates his landslide victory in India's election.
(BBC News - World News, )

Stewart Murdoch's superb strike secures Ross County a point against lacklustre champions-elect Celtic.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

India's Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi is due to step down as the chief minister of western Gujarat state.
(BBC News - World News, )

Australia Test captain-elect Steve Smith's miserable form continues in the drawn tour match against Northants.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

He campaigned on horseback and called himself “El Bronco.” On Monday, he was calling himself governor-elect.
(Tracy Wilkinson in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Outgoing Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he will closely monitor mayor-elect John Tory when Ford is a city councillor.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Congressman-elect Ken Buck beat cancer but he can't seem to beat the occasional rumor that his cancer has come back.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

A pro-gun libertarian, senator-elect David Leyonhjelm is about to have a critical say in Australia's future direction.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

New Zealand could have a referendum on whether to change the flag next year if Prime Minister-elect John Key has his way.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Caretaker Cardiff bosses Scott Young and Danny Gabbidon hope manager-elect Russell Slade can turn club's fortunes around.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

William Bratton will return as New York City's top law enforcement officer, Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio announced Thursday.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Japanese voters go to the polls this weekend, where they are widely expected to re-elect current Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
(BBC News - Business, )

Labour prime minister-elect Jacinda Ardern said the ban, only applicable to non-residents, will be introduced by Christmas.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Champions-elect Chelsea have been accused of being "boring" but only one opinion matters in that debate, writes Amy Lawrence.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Congressman-elect Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., said in an apology letter Wednesday that he “had no right to assault” a reporter.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The sentence for Mr. Gianforte, the Montana representative-elect, includes a fine and anger management classes, but no jail time.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Japanese MPs re-elect Shinzo Abe to serve another term as prime minister after his landslide victory in snap elections this month.
(BBC News - World News, )

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