nonpolitician

nonpolitician

(ˌnɒnˌpɒlɪˈtɪʃən)
n
a person who is not a politician
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Diokno wants next budget chief to be a nonpolitician !-- -- (philstar.com) - March 6, 2019 - 7:02pm MANILA, Philippines Outgoing Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, who President Rodrigo Duterte appointed as the new Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor, said on Wednesday he prefers a nonpolitician to succeed him as head of the Department of Budget and Management.
'It's more credible if it came from a nonpolitician rather than coming from me,' Barbers said.
I felt a nonpolitician would make a preferable choice for president rather than the same old questionable politicians.
Synopsis: Republicans who support Donald Trump as their party's nominee are most likely to cite his status as a nonpolitician as their reason for doing so, along with his business background and that he "speaks his mind."
He is not a nonpolitician. He is in favor of strengthening government, not weakening it.
The objective of this study is to quantify, at the highest level of US government policy making, how often politicians compared to nonpolitician, experts in health policy cite underlying sources when publishing opinions about policy in scholarly medical journals.
Noda described Morimoto as a "leading figure in the field of security." While Morimoto's competence was not questioned, there are protests within and outside the DPJ over choosing a nonpolitician to lead the Self-Defense Forces.
Quadri--who portrayed himself as the "nonpolitician" or "citizen candidate"--is an environmental advocate recruited by PANAL to represent the party in the election.
Funes, a political neophyte, is the quintessential nonpolitician. He retains the academic air of the Literature instructor he was early in his career.
THE writer and broadcaster is the only nonpolitician on the panel.
Previously such involvement in this process had been almost impossible for nonpolitician and nonelite people in the Thai context (Wasi, 2000).
The Democrat-dominated Maryland legislature fears mayhem if the state's nonpolitician, noncelebrity citizens are afforded this basic right of self-defense.