He openly worried about the chances for Republicans to keep the seat if Trott wins the primary.
Mitt Romney won, but Sabato awards the Senate seat to Democrat Tim Kaine.
Another A3P candidate won 11 percent of the vote in a recent run for a seat in the New Hampshire House of Representatives.
She beat out popular former governor Tommy Thompson for the seat of retiring Democratic Sen. Herb Kohl.
And the opportunity to choose your seat is vital—middle seats are for the unprepared.
He had no sooner taken his seat than Collins rose at the bar.
Besides, Mr. Morgan offered to resign his seat in the House of Commons in his favor.
Bela chased him back to his seat, belabouring his back soundly with a broom-handle.
By the way, the seat which he occupied was another of Mr. Roberts' peculiarities.
He led her to a sofa on one side of the hall and took a seat beside her.
"thing to sit on; act of sitting," c.1200, from Old Norse sæti "seat, position," from Proto-Germanic *sæt- (cf. Old High German saze, Middle Dutch gesaete "seat," Old High German gisazi, German Gesäß "buttocks"), from PIE root *sed- "to sit" (see sit). Meaning "posterior of the body" (the sitting part) is from c.1600; sense of "part of a garment which covers the buttocks" is from 1835. Seat belt is from 1915, originally in airplanes.
"residence, abode, established place," late 13c., extended use of seat (n.1), influenced by Old French siege "seat, established place," and Latin sedes "seat." Meaning "city in which a government sits" is attested from c.1400. Sense of "right of taking a place in a parliament or other legislative body" is attested from 1774. Old English had sæt "place where one sits in ambush," which also meant "residents, inhabitants," and is the source of the -set in Dorset and Somerset.