Nominees Sentence Examples
They increased the Best Picture nominees from five to ten.
These recommendations made by President Kruger's own nominees were practically ignored.
The judges are selected by Congress from lists of nominees submitted by the executive.
The king was indeed the president of the permanent council, but he could not summon the diet without its consent, and in all cases of preferment was bound to select one out of three of the council's nominees.
The Lords of the Articles were restored, mere nominees of government.Advertisement
Public officials chosen nominally by the General Assembly were really the nominees of the lower house.
The state is always represented in every court by abogadas fiscales, public prosecutors, and counsel who are nominees of the Crown.
People's Choice – The official People's Choice Awards website publishes both the current nominees and winners, as well as those from the past.
The 2000 Academy Award nominees included blockbuster films and celebrated actors, directors, and screenwriters who were all honored in traditional style at the lavish ceremony, held on March 25, 2001.
To get the complete list of 2000 Academy Award nominees and learn more about the awards themselves, visit the official website at Oscars.org.Advertisement
The 2005 festival included eventual Oscar nominees like Good Night, and Good Luck and Capote, as well as a host of other impressive full length and short films.
You can search throughout the decades to learn both the nominees and winners, as well as look by group, such as Best Actor.
Everyone always remembers the Academy Award Best Picture winners, but the ones that failed, the past Oscar nominees, aren't always as memorable.
Those, of course, are some of the most memorable "losers" among the failed Academy Award nominees.
In 2009, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made it even tougher for fans to remember the past Oscar nominees.Advertisement
The constitution of 1876 had created a new senate, of which hail the members were either nominees of the Crown or sat by right of office or birth, and the other half were elected by the provinces of the Peninsula and the colonies, the clergy, the universities and the learned societies and academies.
In the same year the state enacted a law providing for the non-partisan nomination of all judges, of all superintendents of public instruction and of regents of the state university; nominations are by petition, and there is a separate " official non-partisan ballot " bearing the names and addresses of the nominees and the titles of the office for which they are nominated.
This proceeding gave the barons and knights an opportunity to buy out the village magistrates and to replace them with nominees of their own.
Such Trustees may be office bearers of the Society or Bank Nominees.
The nominees for the prestigious gong are voted for by professional footballers throughout the country and AJ finds himself in illustrious company.Advertisement
A permanent memento will be awarded at a suitable occasion, in consultation with the nominees.
Short-listed nominees will be announced in May, with the final taking place in June.
The Dean of the relevant Faculty will be asked for his/her nominees, having been made aware of any suggestions made by the Department.
The Supreme Court, made up of a majority of republican nominees, stepped in to effectively hand the election to Bush.
The Appeal Committee quorum is the Convener and secretary plus three academic staff drawn from the list of eligible nominees.Advertisement
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Thus eminent servants of the state such as Mustafa Pasha, Sokolli's nephew - who for twelve years had ruled the sanjak of Budapest with conspicuous enlightenment and success - were deposed or executed to make way for the nominees of the harem.
Italy, except Naples, took the side of the Italian pope; France, of the Avignon pope; England, in its hostility to France, pope to fill benefices of all kinds was extended, and the amount contributed to the pope by his nominees amounted to from a third to a half of the first year's revenue (see Annates).
Soon after the events of April, Talaat Bey, destined to fame as a sinister figure largely responsible for the downfall of the Ottoman Empire, became Minister of the Interior as one of the Committee's nominees in the Government.
But before it could be carried into effect it was superseded by a " provisional constitution," which gave un limited power to a boule of 400 (chosen by a roundabout system which favoured intrigue) and its nominees, the ten " absolute " generals.
The Razzie nominations are released every year around the same time the Oscar nominees are announced.
Male Oscar winners all had to first be nominated, and the list of nominees over the years is extremely distinguished.
In the period of time between the announcement of the nominees and the awards ceremony, fans can vote here and be part of the process of choosing a winner.
The awards ceremony is usually lighter and more upbeat than other award shows, which allows presenters, nominees, and winners to be a little more relaxed and have some fun.
The nominees were selected with help from Knowledge Networks.
Entertainment fans were then invited to register at the official website and choose the winners from the nominees.
What has stayed constant, however, is that the nominees are always based on the input of fans.
The People's Choice Awards have used two different methods over the years to determine the nominees, as well as the winners.
As technology has advanced, the process for selecting nominees has also evolved.
Once the votes were in, the ballots were constructed to make up the People's Choice Awards official nominees.
The nominees were published on the People's Choice Awards website, where fans were invited to place their votes.
In 2006, a web research company used a sample of men and women throughout the country who both had and didn't have access to the Internet to determine the nominees.
In 2010 the nominees were decided by a different web research company.
Many people, both fans and those hoping to be nominated, wait for the big announcement of who the nominees will be.
However, it's not always kept up-to-date and doesn't include information about the nominees.
Oscars.org – The Oscars website includes an Academy Awards database with the records of all past winners and nominees.
Info Please – The site includes a full listing of all major awards with winners and nominees throughout every year the Academy Awards have been around.
It has all the nominees grouped together by year and shows how many weeks it was in the theater, as well as what the gross was for each film before and after the nomination.
The other nominees, the ones that are forgotten, will just go down in history as good trivia answers.
The following is a list of all the nominees with the winner in each category listed first.
The Emmy Awards are handed out by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, with the nominees and winners recognized in areas, such as daytime shows, news, sports, public broadcasting, and technology.
Those who received the most votes in each category were then designated as final nominees.
The nominees are announced in April, and the winners are named in a nationally televised broadcast in June.
The main event is preceded by a star studded red carpet event that features the nominees and other honored guests arriving in style.
Nominees for best actor and actress also paraded through the outdoor areas giving fans a rare, but fun glimpse of their favorite stars.
In 1999, actor Shemar Moore (ex-Malcolm, The Young and the Restless) read the list of nominees including Susan Lucci.
That first year, as well as the next, the fans chose the nominees, as well as the winners.
After Days of Our Lives picked up nearly ever category in those first couple of years, the nominees were then chosen by editors, and the winners by readers.
Note that the number of nominees varied from year to year.
Nominees have the chance to save themselves by winning the Power of Veto (PoV) competition.
Marcellas was one of the nominees for eviction at that time, and could have saved himself.
Nominees for this year's Hugo Awards have been announced.
Each provincial administrative junta is composed, in part, of government nominees, and in larger part of elective elements, elected by the provincial council for four years, half of whom require to be elected every two years.
By Article 15 the government relinquished its rights to apostolic legation in Sicily, and to theap. pointment of its own nominees to the chief benefices throughout the kingdom.
Under Biren (1763-69) and his son and successor (1769-95), as nominees of Catherine, Courland was completely under Russian influence until 1795, when it was formally incorporated with the empire.
The Democratic and Silver parties united, with the result that the state's electoral vote went to Bryan and Sewall, the Democratic nominees, while the Silver party retained most of the state offices.
If no one has such a majority, the house of representatives chooses one of the two who have received the highest number of popular votes; but this is really a provision never executed, as the Democratic nominees are always elected without any serious opposition.
These ministri were nominees of the king; they included the important members of his household, and their number gradually increased until it outstripped that of all the other members.
Master of Babylonia, Seleucus at once proceeded to wrest the neighbouring provinces of Persis, Susiana and Media from the nominees of Antigonus.
He accelerated the process of substituting Normans for Englishmen in all preferments of importance; and although his nominees were usually respectable, it cannot be said that all of them were better than the men whom they superseded.
The Clerical Resignation Bonds Act 1828 makes a written promise to resign valid if made in favour of some particular nominee or one of two nominees, subject to the conditions that, where there are two nominees, each of them must be either by blood or marriage an uncle, son, grandson, brother, nephew or grand-nephew of the patron, that the writing be deposited with the registrar of the diocese open to public inspection, and that the resignation be followed by presentation within six months of the person for whose benefit the bond is made.
At one time, indeed, a Magyar archbishop and four or five bishops openly joined the Orthodox communion and willingly crowned Manuel's nominees despite the anathemas of their Catholic brethren.
Official nominees are as a rule returned without any opposition, the details of the voting having been previously arranged by the local authorities in conformity with instructions from headquarters.
The judges of the superior courts are chosen by the president from the list of nominees submitted by the supreme court.
Fox acquired the conviction that, if the House was to be made an efficient instrument for restraining the interference of the king and for securing good government, it must cease to be filled to a very large extent by the nominees of boroughmongers and the treasury.
First, the growth of the practice of " reservation " and " provision," by which the popes assumed the right to appoint their own nominees to vacant sees and other benefices, in defiance of the claims of the crown, the chapters and private patrons.
The pope, moreover, had come to depend to a considerable extent for his revenue upon the payments made by his nominees, which represented a corresponding drain on the resources of the secular states.
This corruption was fatally apparent in the army, the feudal basis of which was sapped by the confiscation of fiefs for the benefit of nominees of favourites of the harem, and by the intrusion, through the same influences of foreigners and rayahs into the corps of janissaries, of which the discipline became more and more relaxed and the temper increasingly turbulent.
Though the Committee of Union and Progress took no open part in governing the country, and remained an unseen mysterious power, they had their nominees in the Ministry, and at the beginning of 1909 could already influence the policy of the Government.
But before it could be carried into effect it was superseded by a "provisional constitution," which gave unlimited power to a boule of 400 (chosen by a roundabout system which favoured intrigue) and its nominees, the ten "absolute" generals.
Hereupon Lysander returned to Athens and had a Constituent Committee elected, of whom ten members were nominees of each section.
He is assisted in the government by 4 ministers of departments, under the presidency of a secretary of state, and, when occasion demands the extraordinary discussion of legislative proposals, by a council of state (Staatsrat), consisting of the secretary of state, under secretaries, the president of the supreme court of justice of the territory and, as a rule, of 12 nominees of the emperor.
The two nominees are then deemed to be the candidates of the whole party, entitled to the support, at the ensuing election, of the party organizations and of all sound party men throughout the Union, and the convention thereupon dissolves.
The average American citizen is only too prone to carry his national political predilections into local elections, and to vote for the local nominees of his party, without regard to the question of fitness of candidates and the fundamental difference of issues involved.
The parliament was to consist of two houses; the first comprising the great hereditary landowners, government officials and nominees of the crown; the second, elected on a very narrow franchise, representatives of the small land-owners, the towns and the peasants.
From 1205 to 1358 it acknowledged Venetian suzerainty; its chief magistrate was the Venetian count; and its archbishops, who wielded much political influence, were of ten Venetian nominees.
None of the representatives of the curia system fought so tenaciously for their privileges as did the German nominees of the curia of large landed proprietors.
P PP Chamber from being overwhelmed at any critical moment by an influx of crown nominees appointed ad hoc. The general election which took place amid considerable enthusiasm on the 14th of May resulted in a sweeping victory for the Social Democrats whose number rose from II to 87; in a less complete triumph for the Christian Socialists who increased from 27 to 67; and in the success of the extremer over the conservative elements in all races.
Alexandria, Antioch and Pergamum, were normally controlled altogether by royal nominees.
In 1555 he had appointed one of his nominees to the bishopric of Meissen, in 1561 he had secured the election of his son Alexander as bishop of Merseburg, and three years later as bishop of Naumburg; and when this prince died in 1565 these bishoprics came under the direct rule of Augustus.
On both thrones he placed nominees of his own, and for a short time posed as the supreme arbiter of the entire south.
The last-named official soon confined himself to the judicial magisterial office, and a further increase in the numbers of the council having taken place by the appointment of 8 nominees of the king, a municipal council of 34, under the direction of the senior consul or burgomaster, dealt with matters exclusively civic. Later this council (the kleine Rat) was increased to 42 members, 8 of whom belonged to the artisan class.
In the general consular service appointments are sometimes made to the higher offices from the ranks, but more usually from a select list of nominees, who must pass a qualifying examination.
He was defeated by Caesar at Zela, and on his return to Rome was slain by a pretender Asander who married his daughter Dynamis, and in spite of Roman nominees ruled as archon, and later as king, until 16 B.C. After his death Dynamis was compelled to marry an adventurer Scribonius, but the Romans under Agrippa interfered and set Polemon (14-8) in his place.
Bryan, the Democratic candidate for the presidency, has voted for the Republican nominees in presidential elections.
But he had been too long in of power; the numerous state departments were ex clusively filled with his nominees; and some pecuniary I.
There can be no doubt that the greater part of Williams nominees were better men than those who preceded them; his great archbishop, Lanfranc, though a busy statesman, was also an energetic reformer and a man of holy life.
He also refused to consecrate Henrys nominees to certain bishoprics and abbacies on the ground that they had not been chosen by free election by their chapters or their monks.
The ministers were no longer to be the members of a great party, acting together in pursuance of a common policy accepted by them all as a united body; they were to become nominees of the court, each holding himself answerable not to his colleagues but to the king, separately, individually and by department.
In 1687 the ecclesiastical commission forcibly installed him as president of Magdalen College, Oxford, the fellows having refused to elect any of the king's nominees.
In 1886 he was elected mayor of New York City, his nomination having been forced upon the Democratic Party by the strength of the other nominees, Henry George and Theodore Roosevelt; his administration (1887-1888) was thoroughly efficient and creditable, but he broke with Tammany, was not renominated, ran independently for re-election, and was defeated.