The former Minnesota governor told Candy Crowley that Obama ought to make public statements on entitlement reform.
The investigation is ongoing, but Kemp has yet to make public any evidence of widespread fraud by the group.
He proposed that colleges be required to make public data revealing employment and earning patterns among their graduates.
The outside investigation, he said, “will make public its dysfunction.”
Hunkered down in a bunker, she, Mellie, and Fitz argue over what details about their relationship they want to make public.
Ike considered this an appropriate moment to make public outcry.
Think of it, Madame mere, and make public the result of your experiment!
We did not think it expedient either, just then, to make public the determination of the goddess.
At Woodbridge people did not make public messes of themselves.
I took what I thought his secrets were hid in: and them he couldn't afford to make public, let'em be worth ever so much money.
late 14c., "open to general observation," from Old French public (c.1300) and directly from Latin publicus "of the people; of the state; done for the state," also "common, general, public; ordinary, vulgar," and as a noun, "a commonwealth; public property," altered (probably by influence of Latin pubes "adult population, adult") from Old Latin poplicus "pertaining to the people," from populus "people" (see people (n.)).
Early 15c. as "pertaining to the people." From late 15c. as "pertaining to public affairs;" meaning "open to all in the community" is from 1540s in English. An Old English adjective in this sense was folclic. Public relations first recorded 1913 (after an isolated use by Thomas Jefferson in 1807).
Public office "position held by a public official" is from 1821; public service is from 1570s; public interest from 1670s. Public-spirited is from 1670s. Public enemy is attested from 1756. Public sector attested from 1949.
Public school is from 1570s, originally, in Britain, a grammar school endowed for the benefit of the public, but most have evolved into boarding-schools for the well-to-do. The main modern meaning in U.S., "school (usually free) provided at public expense and run by local authorities," is attested from 1640s. For public house, see pub.
"the community," 1610s, from public (adj.); meaning "people in general" is from 1660s. In public "in public view, publicly" is attested from c.1500.