party boss


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Noun1.party boss - a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointmentsparty boss - a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments; "party bosses have a reputation for corruption"
pol, political leader, politico, politician - a person active in party politics
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NNA - We are in full solidarity with al-Jadeed and al-Akhbar, Baath party boss in Tyr Asaad Dakhlallah, stated on the 68th anniversary of the foundation of the party today.
The station manager, named Fan Jianhui, who also happens to be the local Communist Party boss, the CBS News reports.
Roscoe Conway, a Democratic Party boss in Albany, New York, believes that "fraudulence is the necessary modality for human existence.
When Mao Zedong purged his most senior Communist Party boss, Liu Shaoqi, during the Cultural Revolution, Liu's wife was paraded through the streets wearing pingpong balls around her neck as a symbol of wicked decadence and extravagance.
THE MEDIA had field day with the internal AKEL email about political favours, which was intended for party boss Andros Kyprianou but was mistakenly sent to journalists.
Liverpool party boss CorporalWearing Badley refused an inquiry, suggesting the offending material had been posted by "other people".
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Party Boss has been flying the flag for Clive Brittain over the winter and he can notch a fourtimer in the betdirect.
NNA - Our party suffers from no internal problems, Baath party boss Fayez Shur's denial came during a meeting with loyalists and local party officials in Nabi Sheet today.
Sept 6, 2013: Labour admit that neither Murphy nor suspended Falkirk party boss Stevie Deans were guilty of any wrongdoing.
But in February, Wang told US diplomats that Gu Kailai, 53, wife of the city's Communist Party boss Bo Xilai, 63, laced his drink with cyanide in a property deal row.