Each state has equal representation in the Senate.
The letters of the alphabet are representations of sounds.
Recent Examples on the WebWhile the event has traditionally celebrated independent filmmaking, the Gotham Film & Media Institute had the $35 million budget cap requirements removed for potential nominees this year, allowing for representation from blockbuster productions like Barbie to be in the mix.—Mario Abad, Vogue, 28 Nov. 2023 Her work promotes the importance of diversity and representation, engaging parents and children worldwide.—Jennifer Vassel, Parents, 27 Nov. 2023 This change, also aimed at improving representation and inclusion, follows extensive consultation within the BRITs organization and relevant industry and Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) groups, including the BPI’s own Equity & Justice Advisory Group (EJAG).—Paul Grein, Billboard, 24 Nov. 2023 According to the recent report from the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative at USC, Latino representation in Hollywood has not shown any meaningful growth in the last 16 years.—Fidel Martinez, Los Angeles Times, 16 Nov. 2023 The representation was loudly on-display as the carpet kicked off with a lively special performance of the haka dance, a Maori ceremonial practice.—Breanna Bell, Variety, 15 Nov. 2023 The film also marks one of the first on-screen representations of what is known in the Samoan community as a fa’afafine.—Patrick Frater, Variety, 15 Nov. 2023 If one of Diana’s legacies to the monarchy was to establish an expectation of greater emotional openness, the fictional representation of Charles has undergone a similar transformation.—Rebecca Mead, The New Yorker, 15 Nov. 2023 Longtime friend and colleague Taraji P. Henson gave Blige’s introduction speech, noting the important representation Blige offered Henson and countless others like her.—Pitchfork, 13 Nov. 2023 See More
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