President Obama is about to nominate someone for the Supreme Court.
And that is where Obama finds himself as his party is ready to nominate him for a second term.
Some Republicans are advancing a Latino solution: nominate a Latino for vice president in 2012.
The right wing take-away will be to try to nominate a true ideologue in 2016.
So why nominate someone who will only alienate the very people that will help get a Republican president back into office?
Cellach had foreseen this, and accordingly he determined to nominate Malachy as his successor.
I've the power to nominate whom I like, and Viola it shall be.
She had asked whether she should imitate Northumberland and nominate the members of the House of Commons.
As a party they made no concerted effort to nominate candidates.
They have refused to nominate Mr. Van Buren because he is opposed to the annexation of Texas.
1540s, "to call by name," back-formation from nomination or else from Latin nominatus, past participle of nominare "to name, call by name, give a name to," also "name for office,"" from nomen "name" (see name (n.)). Later "to appoint to some office or duty" (1560s); "to formally enter (someone) as a candidate for election" (c.1600). It also occasionally was used from c.1600 with a sense "give a name to." Related: Nominated; nominating.