Definition of committeewoman
1 : a woman who is a member of a committee
2 : a woman who is a party leader of a ward or precinct
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Lohnes, 46, has pleaded not guilty to murder charges filed in the 2016 strangulation deaths of Calumet Township precinct committeewoman Velia Taneff, 86, and her daughter, Lana Taneff, 63.
Rosie Tripp, the Republican committeewoman from New Mexico, wrote to other members of the committee.
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