Examples of senate in a Sentence
the New York State Senate
The Senate approved the bill.
The Senate voted to repeal the tax cut.
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Preliminary results suggested members of his Morena party would take at least 260 of the 500 seats in the lower house of congress and roughly 65 of 128 seats in the senate.
The senate president was hurt when Mr. Murphy chose not to intervene during an aggressive campaign against his re-election last year by the New Jersey Education Association, one of the state’s most powerful unions.
Democrats have flipped yet another state senate race, this time in Missouri in a district President Trump won.
At one point, a 2008 profile of Risch's political rise began circulating that recounted Risch's time as the majority leader in the Idaho state senate when Andrus, who died last year, was governor.
In the Florida state senate, S.B. 196 was introduced by Democratic senator Linda Stewart.
At any rate, independents and the former PML-N members went on to form the pro-military Balochistan Awami Party (BAP), which then secured several of Balochistan’s seats in the senate.
The chairman of the senate finance committee at the time wouldn't let the bill out of his committee.
The measure to make surfing California’s official sport passed the State Assembly last month, 62-4, and awaits debate in the state senate.
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SENATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of senate for English Language Learners
the Senate : the smaller group of the two groups of people who meet to discuss and make the laws of a country, state, etc.; especially : the smaller group of the two groups that form the U.S. Congress
: a group of people who govern some colleges and universities
the Senate : the group of officials who led the ancient Roman government
SENATE Defined for Kids
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