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the last officeholder was extremely conscientious about not using public funds for his personal gain
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State treasurer: Who would believe there is a state officeholder with no employees other than himself and an office budget of around $114,000 a year?
The Constitution bars public officeholders from accepting payments or titles from foreign governments without approval from Congress, a clause designed to prevent officials from being corrupted.
The students have also been coordinating with gun-control advocacy groups who generally do not support Republican officeholders.
The official also noted that Democratic officeholders have been invited to participate in Trump's visit.
But as the demise of the hate crimes bill demonstrates, adding protections for LGBT residents remains unlikely in Indiana's deeply conservative legislature without active support from the state's top Republican officeholder.
Section 36-9-2 of the Code of Alabama states that when an officeholder is convicted of a felony, the office is vacated from the time of conviction.
Like Spranger, Cusumano is a maverick Republican officeholder, ready to part ways with either party over a principle.
What is certain is Mr. Trump’s style of leadership is agonizing for his staff and Republican officeholders, who must time and again defend the indefensible or attempt to alter the president’s positions.
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OFFICEHOLDER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of officeholder for English Language Learners
: a person who has an official job or position especially in the government
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