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184 results for BLOC

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

Monday, February 26, 20187DLike-minded voting groupAndrea Carla Michaels and Mark Diehl
Tuesday, February 20, 20185AVoting coalition (2)Joel Fagliano
Tuesday, December 5, 20172DCongress's Freedom Caucus, e.g.Harry Smith and Zhouqin Burnikel
Saturday, July 15, 201750ATea Party, e.g. (2)Zachary Spitz
Sunday, April 23, 201764DFreedom Caucus, e.g.Olivia Mitra Framke
Wednesday, March 29, 20176AOPEC, e.g.Jules P. Markey
Sunday, December 11, 201668DTea Partiers in Congress, e.g. (2)Tom McCoy
Monday, September 12, 20166DGroup of like-minded votersVictor Fleming and Andrea Carla Michaels
Friday, July 29, 201651DLike-minded votersJohn Guzzetta
Thursday, May 19, 201649DTrading group, e.g.Morton J. Mendelson
Friday, October 9, 20159ALeague of nationsDavid Steinberg
Saturday, December 13, 201457AProgressives, e.g.James Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Thursday, September 18, 20141DBlue Dog Democrats, e.g.Joel Fagliano
Sunday, March 30, 201411DTea Partiers, e.g.Peter A. Collins
Sunday, January 12, 201476DAlliance (5)Andrew Chaikin
Thursday, December 5, 201355DTea Party, e.g. (2)Dan Schoenholz
Wednesday, June 19, 201324DSoviet ___ (3)Richard F. Mausser
Monday, June 17, 201336AVoting group (9)Johanna Fenimore and Andrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, April 20, 201331DEastern ___David Steinberg
Monday, March 25, 201348ALike-minded group of votersAdam Prince
Tuesday, November 20, 20126AVoting alliance (2)Allan E. Parrish
Tuesday, September 25, 201258AVoting alliance (2)Ian Livengood
Monday, July 9, 201224DPolitical coalition (2)C.W. Stewart
Tuesday, April 17, 201238AGroup of votersMilo Beckman
Sunday, April 10, 201174ASoviet ___ (3)Paula Gamache
Thursday, March 24, 20111ATea Partiers, in Congress, e.g. (2)Ian Livengood
Sunday, January 31, 201039DFactionTony Orbach and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, November 25, 200957DPolitical grouping (2)Allan E. Parrish
Monday, September 28, 200966APolitical coalition (2)Lynn Lempel
Friday, July 3, 200948A___ Québécois (political party)Kevin G. Der
Wednesday, April 8, 20098DCongressional Black Caucus, e.g.Joey Weissbrot
Monday, January 19, 200937DVoting group (9)Tracey Snyder
Monday, September 8, 200843DSoviet ___ (3)Oliver Hill
Monday, May 14, 200729DVoting coalition (2)Paula Gamache
Monday, March 19, 200711DVoting group (9)Richard Chisholm
Monday, October 9, 200614AVoting group (9)Sarah Keller
Sunday, August 27, 200663ASolid South, onceSeth A. Abel
Thursday, October 13, 200523DLike-minded individualsPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, August 2, 200561AAllied groupNancy Kavanaugh
Sunday, June 26, 200598AAlliance (5)Joe DiPietro
Monday, December 13, 200417AGroup voting the same waySarah Keller
Saturday, September 18, 20049DLegislative groupBob Peoples
Monday, June 28, 200417AConvention group (2)Sarah Keller
Wednesday, December 31, 200335AUnited groupAlan Arbesfeld
Monday, March 3, 20031AVoting group (9)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, December 25, 200256DConvention group (2)Patrick Merrell
Thursday, October 31, 20021ARepresentatives from farm states, e.g.Dave and Diane Epperson
Sunday, May 5, 20021ANonaligned nations, e.g.Patrick Berry
Wednesday, March 13, 20021ABlack Caucus, e.g.Ed Early
Thursday, October 18, 200136AAlliance (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, July 10, 200142DGroup (2)Patrick Merrell
Monday, July 2, 20012DVoting group (9)Sarah Keller
Saturday, December 23, 200035DUnionBob Klahn
Friday, July 21, 200019AAlliance (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, July 12, 199967AConservatives or liberals, say, in the SenateCarol R. Blumenstein
Friday, July 9, 19997DCommon-interest groupIngrid Truemper
Wednesday, November 18, 19981DGroup, as of votesStephanie Spadaccini
Thursday, October 8, 199859AGroup (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, February 28, 199845DCartel (2)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, July 23, 19972DCoalition (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, April 23, 19971DVoting group (9)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, October 6, 19961AUnited nationsR. Max Hopkins
Thursday, September 12, 19965ACartel (2)K. Hodge
Monday, July 15, 19961AVoting group (9)S. Spadaccini
Sunday, May 26, 199636AVoting group (9)R. Ross
Thursday, June 8, 19958DAlliance (5)Chuck Deodene
Saturday, March 18, 199525APolitical grouping (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, November 7, 199412DCoalition (2)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, October 10, 19946AGroup that votes alikeWayne Robert Williams
Thursday, February 24, 199448ACongressional caucusStanley Newman

114 results for BLOC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, May 9, 199324DAd hoc coalitionIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sunday, March 14, 199378DCoalition of politiciansErnie FurtadoMaleska
Wednesday, December 30, 19921APolitical groupMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tuesday, December 15, 19921APolitical allianceAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, September 6, 199153DUnion of a sortPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Saturday, August 31, 19913DPolitical allianceKenneth WitteMaleska
Thursday, July 25, 19911DPolitical groupRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, August 20, 199033DCoalitionPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, July 13, 19902DPolitical ententeMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Thursday, December 31, 198710DUnion that doesn't charge duesChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Thursday, January 22, 198718DCommon-interest groupJim PageMaleska
Thursday, June 19, 19861DPolitical groupCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sunday, September 22, 19851DPolitical groupE. T. M. (Eugene T. Maleska)Maleska
Thursday, September 12, 198551APolitical coalitionJune A. BoggsMaleska
Monday, August 6, 19847DCertain unionArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Monday, May 14, 19848DCoalitionCharles EnglerMaleska
Monday, March 26, 198411DPolitical groupSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, January 25, 198411DPolitical groupMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Wednesday, July 27, 19835ACoalitionVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sunday, July 24, 198395AAllianceStanley GlassMaleska
Tuesday, April 26, 198343DAlliance of a sortJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, March 20, 198358APolitical birds of a featherJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Sunday, February 27, 198332DLobbyist groupCarol DuttingMaleska
Sunday, January 23, 198353DPolitical unionBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tuesday, December 21, 198236AAllianceDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Saturday, October 9, 19826ACommon-interest groupWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, September 26, 198262ALegislative combineWilliam H. FordMaleska
Tuesday, July 27, 198243APolitical groupAudrey KochMaleska
Sunday, April 4, 198264ACoalitionCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thursday, October 1, 19811DPolitical allianceMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, June 3, 19811ACoalition of a sortRosalind PavaneMaleska
Thursday, January 22, 19813DSpecial-interest groupJim ModneyMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 198038DCertain birds of a featherLouis BaronMaleska
Wednesday, May 23, 19793DGroup acting in concertRussellMaleska
Friday, December 10, 197618DCapital groupWilsonWeng
Friday, May 14, 197644ASenate factionMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Monday, December 8, 19751APolitical unitPaul R. BarnesWeng
Sunday, September 14, 197547ASpecialized groupBert KruseWeng
Friday, September 5, 197541DCoalitionSophie FiermanWeng
Wednesday, May 14, 19751DPolitical groupJean J. DavisonWeng
Friday, November 22, 19741DVoting groupBaronWeng
Thursday, April 25, 19741ACoalitionLita M. ElversWeng
Saturday, March 16, 19746DPolitical groupHugh McElroyWeng
Wednesday, October 17, 19732DPolitical groupUnknownWeng
Monday, February 26, 197367ACoalitionUnknownWeng
Monday, February 5, 197310DPolitical unitBrian G. TylerWeng
Wednesday, November 15, 197210ASpecial-interest groupUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 1, 197280DPolitical unitEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Monday, May 29, 197236ALegislative groupUnknownWeng
Monday, April 24, 197213DPolitical unitUnknownWeng
Thursday, March 23, 197223DPolitical groupUnknownWeng
Monday, December 20, 197136DPolitical allianceUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 9, 19711APolitical groupUnknownWeng
Saturday, May 8, 197159DLegislative groupUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 15, 19716DCoalitionUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 13, 1970110DFarm ___Bert BeamanWeng
Wednesday, October 28, 19701APolitical groupUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 4, 19705DCoalitionCornelia WarrinerWeng
Thursday, September 24, 197046ACoalitionUnknownWeng
Monday, August 17, 19701DLegislative groupUnknownWeng
Friday, August 14, 197029ASpecial-interest groupUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 17, 197043ACoalitionBruce R. ShawWeng
Tuesday, December 23, 19695APolitical group.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 16, 196980AGroupB. H. KruseWeng
Wednesday, November 5, 196950ACoalition.UnknownWeng
Thursday, December 12, 196831DEn ___ (as a whole).UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 14, 196829DPressure group.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 16, 196813DLobbyists.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, August 27, 196733APolitical group.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, July 26, 196739DPolitical group.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Saturday, April 15, 196766ACoalition.Jean ReedFarrar
Monday, September 12, 196639DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 12, 196613ACongressional clique.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, May 31, 196620APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 3, 19669DAlliance of sorts.William LutwiniakFarrar
Thursday, November 18, 19651DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 13, 196510DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 8, 196518APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 16, 19656APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 18, 196539APolitical coalition.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 30, 196463APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 8, 196436APower alliance.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 7, 196314APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 3, 196312DGroup.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 27, 19633DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 5, 196249DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 24, 196274DPolitical group.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, June 17, 196153APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 196124DPolitical group.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Thursday, February 25, 19601DFarm ___, in Washington.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 29, 195859APolitical group.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, November 14, 195812DPolitical group.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, March 5, 19581DPolitical body.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, February 14, 195819APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 12, 195882APolitical group.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, August 23, 195736DCongressional group.J. F. KellyFarrar
Monday, May 13, 195757APolitical combo.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, December 4, 195610AGroup of lobbyists.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, August 29, 195635APolitical unit.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sunday, June 24, 1956106ACongressional coalition.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, March 22, 195659APolitical group.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Monday, December 26, 19551APolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 1, 19557DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 21, 195435DPolitical group.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, August 18, 195470APolitical group,Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 195490DPolitical group.Marion MoeserFarrar
Thursday, August 20, 195327DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 22, 19531DCongressional faction.Israel GitterFarrar
Thursday, March 19, 195357ACoalition of factions or legislators.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Tuesday, December 2, 195256APolitical combination.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 26, 19521DPolitical group.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 25, 19526ACoalition group of legislators who vote together.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 18, 19521DGroup formed to foster a special interest.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 194340DPolitical group.Willard N. JordanFarrar