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Early "Black Friday"

The cover of the pamphlet shown above speaks to an earlier – and, frankly, to a more logically negative – meaning associated with the term “Black Friday” than is typical in 2015. 460 more words


English Votes for English Laws

On 22 October 2015, the UK Parliament agreed new legislative procedures for enacting bills, or provisions in bills, that apply only to England. This has been one of the extremely controversial consequences of the Referendum on Scottish Independence. 757 more words

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Aye: (exclam) an exclamation said to express assent; yes.

It often baffles me.

Why do some people like to find the most difficult way to do things? 308 more words

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Robert Who? Join Us for a Parli Pro Review!

The National Council invites you to join us for:

Grand Chapter Parliamentary Procedure Review
(Robert’s Rules of Order)

Monday, July 27, 2015
at 8:00pm EST… 99 more words

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CDE Monday: Parliamentary Procedure

I decided to spread awareness about the FFA by having a regular blog post series about the career development events the National FFA Organization has to offer.  774 more words


How does the moderator bring a proposal on a small church board?

On our church board has a custom that the pastor (who is the moderator of the elders board) may not make a motion. But recently he was assigned to do some work and bring back a proposal. 468 more words

Parliamentary Procedure

Political & Constitutional Reform Committee: Another Early Victim of the Great Liberal Defeat, 2015

The news has just broken that the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee has been abolished, following meetings between the party whips.

The Committee was established in 2010, mainly in order to scrutinise the work of the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, who had responsibility for a host of reforms – so many, in fact, that he infamously suggested we’d get “ 363 more words