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245 Results for ELECT

63 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

Friday, September 12, 201437AGovernor or senator followerMichael Wiesenberg
Friday, May 9, 201432DApprove for office installationJames Mulhern
Tuesday, February 4, 201463ACampaign sign directiveDavid Steinberg
Sunday, June 2, 201311DOpt (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, May 29, 20138DNot yet inauguratedGary Cee
Tuesday, November 27, 201215DChoose (4)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, October 28, 201217DVote in (7)Michael Sharp and Caleb Madison
Wednesday, October 17, 201216AWord on a lawn signPeter Koetters
Monday, August 13, 201222AGive the most votesGareth Bain
Tuesday, November 22, 201124AVote in (7)Victor Fleming
Sunday, April 24, 2011104DChoose (4)Caleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Friday, December 10, 201045DGive a seat to (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, March 4, 201062APick (7)David J. Kahn
Saturday, August 29, 200926DAwaiting inductionDoug Peterson
Tuesday, February 17, 20094DGive a seat to (3)Kristian House
Saturday, January 17, 200930DGovernor or mayor followerBrad Wilber
Sunday, December 7, 200882APresident-___ (3)Jim Page
Sunday, November 30, 200850DSend to the Hill, sayRichard Silvestri
Thursday, June 12, 20081AGive a majority of the voteAlex Boisvert
Friday, May 9, 200848DProvide a seat forJim Page
Tuesday, October 10, 200654DPresident-___ (3)Tyler Hinman
Monday, August 7, 200613DSend to the CapitolLynn Lempel
Thursday, February 2, 20065DGive a seat to (3)Byron Walden
Friday, November 4, 200560AChosen (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, September 18, 200513DPick (7)Joe DiPietro
Tuesday, June 21, 200537DVote in (7)Nancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, October 28, 200463AChoose (4)Richard Chisholm
Monday, June 21, 200464AVote into office (2)Craig Kasper
Tuesday, June 15, 200432DVote in (7)Nancy Kavanaugh
Saturday, January 17, 20043DDecide on (2)Patrick Berry
Monday, July 7, 20036DPut into officeNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sunday, June 22, 200372DPut inJohn Duschatko
Wednesday, March 26, 200333DVote in (7)Randall J. Hartman
Tuesday, January 14, 200341DOpt (3)Adam G. Perl
Tuesday, September 17, 200227DVote in (7)Steven Dorfman
Monday, June 24, 20025DPut into powerTrip Payne
Saturday, June 8, 200253DPick (7)Fred Piscop
Friday, May 3, 200215ASuperiorWilliam I. Johnston
Sunday, February 24, 2002123ADecide on (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, December 12, 200122APresident-___ (3)Peter Gordon
Friday, July 6, 200130DMake an officer, maybeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, June 17, 2001101DPick (7)David J. Kahn
Friday, May 11, 200142APick (7)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, March 8, 200014AChosen ones (2)Greg Staples
Tuesday, September 21, 199951DVote in (7)Stephanie Spadaccini
Sunday, September 19, 1999104DProvide a 101-Down forManny Nosowsky
Thursday, August 19, 199939AOccasional suffix on political titlesCathy Millhauser
Saturday, April 3, 19997DChosen ones (2)Pat M. Hugel
Monday, March 29, 199910DVote into office (2)Bill Ballard
Sunday, October 18, 199830A-to-beDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, July 17, 199730DChoice (2)Wayne Robert Williams
Saturday, March 29, 19979DGo forFran and Lou Sabin
Saturday, March 8, 199724ATake, as a courseRich Norris
Tuesday, September 19, 199556DChoose (4)Janet R. Bender
Sunday, July 16, 1995152AChosen (2)Naomi Geller Lipsky
Friday, July 7, 199556DFirst-rateWayne Robert Williams
Saturday, March 25, 199525APick (7)Walter Webb
Thursday, February 23, 199547DPick (7)Daniel R. Stark
Friday, February 10, 199558AChoice (2)Raymond Hamel
Saturday, December 3, 199418APrime (2)Rich Norris
Wednesday, April 27, 199416APrime (2)Rich Norris
Tuesday, December 14, 199339AOpt (3)Joel Davajan
Thursday, December 2, 199317ACampaign-poster wordRichard Silvestri

182 results for ELECT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, August 22, 199365AOptBernard MerenMaleska
Sunday, March 21, 199368DChooseBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, February 9, 19935DChooseAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 199243AChooseJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tuesday, October 13, 199224AChooseJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wednesday, August 12, 199222DChooseJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 199252DPickLouis SabinMaleska
Saturday, June 13, 199242AThe chosenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, June 8, 199211DVote into officeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, March 9, 199243APut in officeMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Wednesday, July 31, 199129DVote into officeBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, October 18, 199018AExclusiveArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tuesday, April 24, 199052AVote into officeLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, February 27, 199017ACampaign-poster wordRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, February 11, 199059AHaut mondeArnold MossMaleska
Friday, September 22, 198939AVote inA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, May 6, 198939DUpper-crust groupRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Saturday, January 28, 198948DChooseBernard MerenMaleska
Wednesday, December 14, 198854DChooseWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Tuesday, August 2, 198867AChooseReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, June 26, 1988124AChooseDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Saturday, June 25, 198826AVote inJoe ClonickMaleska
Wednesday, January 6, 198816AChooseWilson McBeathMaleska
Tuesday, November 10, 198755AVote inArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, November 4, 19873DPut in officeVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Friday, August 14, 198718AOptJim PageMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 198791DVote inMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Monday, April 27, 198767AOptJohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, April 14, 198741DChooseShirley SolowayMaleska
Monday, March 2, 198724AVote into officeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, February 16, 19871DChosenVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, November 9, 19864DChooseRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sunday, October 26, 198640DChoiceBert H. KruseMaleska
Friday, October 10, 198659AChoiceNancy JolineMaleska
Monday, September 8, 198648AChooseWhittenMaleska
Thursday, September 4, 198652DChooseTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Sunday, April 13, 1986127AChoiceNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tuesday, April 8, 198632AChooseJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, December 21, 198560AOptPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, August 4, 1985124DChooseWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Thursday, July 25, 19851ADesignateWilliam CanineMaleska
Friday, July 19, 198545DExclusive groupJames BarrickMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 198563AChosen onesJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, October 30, 198464AChooseNancy McCarthyMaleska
Saturday, September 22, 198417AExclusivePeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, July 23, 198447AChosen onesJames R. BurnsMaleska
Thursday, July 5, 198462AVote inCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Saturday, May 19, 198448DPick outJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, May 8, 198420AChooseChristy RidleyMaleska
Thursday, March 22, 198440DChooseRhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, December 27, 198321DChosen onesJames R. BurnsMaleska
Thursday, November 24, 198347DPick outJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, August 24, 198335AOpt forLouis SabinMaleska
Monday, July 25, 198326APut in officeJames R. BurnsMaleska
Monday, March 28, 198350DChooseVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, January 29, 19839DChooseJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sunday, January 23, 198383AUpper-crust groupBette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, January 3, 198331DChooseFrank GearyMaleska
Sunday, August 15, 198255AVote inLouis BaronMaleska
Thursday, August 5, 198214AOptRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Sunday, January 24, 1982150AGiven preferenceEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
Wednesday, August 19, 198131DChooseLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, July 15, 19815DVote inA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, July 1, 198117AOpt forTimothy HoyMaleska
Saturday, February 28, 198149DSuperior groupBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, February 27, 198133DVote inRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, January 30, 198167AChosenJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, January 2, 198142AChosen fewHal R. HollingerMaleska
Saturday, November 1, 198027DVote inWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, August 9, 198017AExercise an optionJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Saturday, June 28, 198022DVote inWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, April 16, 197817DChooseJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, February 22, 197823DVote inWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, February 13, 197830DMayor- or Governor-___JohnsonMaleska
Saturday, August 27, 197751DChooseAnn JenkinsMaleska
Wednesday, March 23, 197718APick outA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, February 21, 197745DExercise an optionWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, December 28, 197640AChosenDeWitt AndersonWeng
Sunday, December 26, 1976124APut in officeFrances HansenWeng
Monday, October 25, 19764DChooseBert BeamanWeng
Wednesday, September 1, 197662AChooseHugh P. HollandWeng
Saturday, July 31, 19768DPut in officeRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thursday, December 4, 197530ADecide onEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, February 3, 197554DUpper-crust groupEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Sunday, November 17, 197495DExclusive groupArnold MossWeng
Tuesday, November 12, 197457AMake a choiceH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Tuesday, October 1, 197430DChooseLois HillisWeng
Saturday, December 1, 197361AChoiceUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 14, 197332DChooseUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 4, 197362AChooseUnknownWeng
Saturday, May 12, 197352DOptUnknownWeng
Friday, September 15, 197258APut in officeUnknownWeng
Friday, June 9, 197214AChosenUnknownWeng
Friday, May 5, 19726DChooseUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 15, 197254DVote inUnknownWeng
Monday, November 8, 19715AChoiceUnknownWeng
Tuesday, July 6, 197142AChooseUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 20, 197148DChooseUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 17, 197115DDecide uponH. L. RisteenWeng
Thursday, April 16, 19706DChooseUnknownWeng
Monday, March 2, 197020AVote inLouise EarnestWeng
Friday, August 29, 196931AExclusive group.UnknownWeng
Monday, August 4, 196933DOpt.UnknownWeng
Saturday, January 4, 196932DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 12, 196843DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 5, 196824DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 4, 1968130DChosenThreba JohnsonFarrar
Monday, May 13, 196832AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 18, 196864AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 18, 196719AChoose.Evelyn BenshoofFarrar
Thursday, June 29, 196748DChoose.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, February 21, 196742AVote in.Louise EarnestFarrar
Wednesday, September 28, 196653DMake a choice.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 2, 196618DPut in office.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 24, 196631DExclusive.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 1965130AChoose.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Tuesday, August 17, 196517AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 196527DChoose.Christine ValenceFarrar
Thursday, March 11, 196532DThe chosen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 8, 196513DPrefer (to).UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 1, 196435AThe chosen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 30, 196449DVerb for 1964.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 24, 196452DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 19, 196415AThe chosen.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 7, 196429DChosen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 5, 196263AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 24, 19626DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 11, 196219DChoose.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, June 29, 196224AChoose.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, May 26, 196255DSelect.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Thursday, May 3, 19625DChoose.Joseph CrowellFarrar
Wednesday, March 28, 19628DVote in.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, March 27, 196232AThe chosen.Mel TaubFarrar
Thursday, March 22, 196246DMake a choice.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 196140AVote in.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, September 11, 196141AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 16, 196173AChoose.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 196167AChoose.Dortha F. MarksFarrar
Wednesday, December 14, 196062APresident-___.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 196045DChosen.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, August 22, 196029DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 2, 196050DChosen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 13, 196079DChosen.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Wednesday, March 2, 196053AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 27, 195919AVote in.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, May 5, 195942AChoose.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Tuesday, September 30, 195837AChosen.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 3, 195812DChosen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 13, 195846APick.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 25, 195867AChoose.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, March 3, 19586DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 27, 195727AChosen.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tuesday, April 23, 195729DPut into office.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, March 3, 195785DChoose officers.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, August 13, 19564DChose by vote.Jo BodleFarrar
Tuesday, May 29, 19568DChoose.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, February 9, 195628DChosen.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, August 11, 19556DChoose.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 195542ADecide upon.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, March 4, 195518AChosen.Bernice GordonFarrar
Monday, January 31, 195515AChosen.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, August 15, 195415DChosen.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Tuesday, August 10, 195443AChoose.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, December 20, 1953105DSuperior group.Sam LakeFarrar
Monday, July 6, 195341AChoose.George HendersonFarrar
Wednesday, June 18, 195213DMake a choice.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 18, 195269APick out.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 3, 195221AVote in.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 27, 195287AChosen.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, September 16, 195145DVote in.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, April 22, 195174AInstall by vote.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, February 13, 195132DWhat voters didn't do to Davis in 1924.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, October 1, 195027DChoose democratically.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, September 15, 195025AWhat New Yorkers will do Nov. 7.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, September 3, 1950129AVote into office.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, August 7, 194996DDecide upon.Alice McKinleyFarrar
Sunday, June 15, 194754AChoose.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, March 24, 1946128AOpt.J. P. DownesFarrar
Sunday, October 28, 19459DChoose.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, September 10, 194494DChoose.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, July 11, 194374DChoose.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, July 5, 194263DChosen.Charles KuhlsFarrar