party boss

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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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The party boss, who on Tuesday in Abuja received the report of the committee set up to reconcile feuding members in the state chapter, has thus appealed to all stakeholders in the state to sheathe their swords in the interest of the unity of the party.
Wangamati expressed disappointment with the leaders for praising "neighbours instead of their own brothers and sisters", especially their party boss Senator Moses Wetang'ula.
When the establishment has postponed the Mahasamiti meeting, the dissenting factions led by Ram Chandra Paudel and Krishna Prasad Sitaula have consolidated their power with the aim of cornering party boss Deuba.
class="MsoNormalThe others in the opposition coalition are Mr Odinga, Wiper party boss Kalonzo Musyoka and Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula of Ford Kenya party.
It is thus not open to any cabal or party boss to hand out party tickets to persons whom they select as candidates for election to legislatures.
Following his disqualification by the Supreme Court on July 28 in the Panama Papers case, Nawaz was also held ineligible for holding the party boss' office.
The insurance tycoon said Mr Farage could be back as party boss for a fifth stint if Theresa May failed to deliver on Brexit.
The current party boss, Zhang Chunxian, is expected to move to Beijing to take over a senior role in a party building committee that Xi is overseeing as part of his efforts to instil greater discipline in the corruption-racked party, the source added.
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.
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.
Liverpool party boss CorporalWearing Badley refused an inquiry, suggesting the offending material had been posted by "other people".