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139 results for POL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Oct 14, 201884DD.C. insider (5)Ross Trudeau
Fri Feb 23, 201860DParty person, for short (2)Trenton Charlson
Fri Jul 14, 201720AWashington insider, informallyPatrick Berry
Tue Dec 6, 201640DCapitol Hill sort, for shortEd Sessa
Wed Sep 7, 201619DInside-the-Beltway sortKary Haddad
Fri Mar 25, 201623AOne on the trail, for shortIan Livengood
Sun Oct 25, 20159DOne running races for a living?Bill Zais
Wed Aug 5, 201539AInside-the-Beltway expertPatrick Berry
Tue Jul 28, 201556DD.C. insider (5)Caleb Emmons
Sun May 3, 201540AMany a candidate, brieflyDan Schoenholz
Mon Apr 13, 20155DCampaign pro (6)Alex Silverman
Tue Nov 4, 201421DTypical "Meet the Press" guest, for shortJoel Fagliano
Tue Aug 19, 20149DDavid Axelrod or Karl Rove, for shortSam Buchbinder
Sun Jul 20, 20146DGlad-handing sortEric Berlin
Sat Mar 22, 201446AMany a "Meet the Press" guest, informallyGreg Johnson
Sun Dec 29, 201388D"Meet the Press" guest, for shortJoel Fagliano
Thu Aug 22, 201319ACampaign pro (6)Stu Ockman
Fri Apr 5, 201326AParty person, for short (2)Peter Wentz
Thu Dec 27, 201235DProfessional runner (2)Julian Lim
Sun Aug 12, 201251ASeat seeker (2)Patrick Berry
Sat Oct 15, 201131AHouse party?Joon Pahk
Wed Feb 16, 201129AParty planner, for short?Michael Barnhart
Mon Jul 12, 201039DCampaign pro (6)Freddie Cheng
Wed Dec 23, 200936DWashington proJonathan Porat
Sun Sep 6, 200978APerson in a race (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Fri May 1, 200927AStumper?Joon Pahk
Tue Apr 21, 200959DVote seeker, for shortRonald J. and Nancy J. Byron
Sun Nov 11, 200759DParty person (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Tue Jul 10, 200722AD.C. insider (5)Pete Muller
Wed Mar 7, 200741DPatronage purveyor, for shortRichard Silvestri
Sun Jan 28, 20072DCampaign pro (6)Victor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Wed May 3, 20065DElectioneerLisa Wiseman
Sun Feb 5, 200646ABaby kisser, maybe, in briefEric Berlin
Sun Oct 16, 200569DVote seekerCon Pederson
Wed Aug 10, 200526DSmoke-filled room figureKurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Sun Jul 17, 200526AParty person (2)David J. Kahn
Sun Jun 12, 200577AVote solicitorJoe Bower
Sun May 22, 20052DWashington typeA. J. Santora
Mon Oct 4, 200438DOne in the legislative bizSeth A. Abel
Sat Jul 17, 200455DNATO member since 1999: Abbr.Rich Norris
Wed Mar 3, 200445AQuadrennial conventiongoerMark Diehl
Mon Mar 1, 200446DCampaigner, in briefGail Grabowski
Wed Nov 12, 200343DD.C. figure (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Jul 13, 2003117DCampaigner, for short (2)Randolph Ross
Sun Feb 2, 200372AParty member, maybeMark Danna
Mon May 27, 200257AOffice seeker, for shortNorman Wizer
Fri May 3, 200231DNewt, onceWilliam I. Johnston
Mon Apr 29, 200235DD.C. typeHolden Baker
Sun Mar 17, 200255ACampaignerDavid J. Kahn
Sun Mar 3, 200260AD.C. insider (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Dec 3, 200154ACapitol Hill figureNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Oct 21, 20015AOne experienced with runningRobert H. Wolfe
Sun Sep 30, 200122ANeighbor of Ger.Con Pederson
Sun Aug 12, 2001107APerson looking for a seat?Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thu Apr 19, 200129DNov. runnerManny Nosowsky
Wed Dec 20, 200063AWashington denizenAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Sep 11, 200056AOffice seeker, informallyGregory E. Paul
Sat Aug 26, 200011DSeat seeker (2)A. J. Santora
Sun Apr 2, 200027ACapitol figureNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Oct 13, 199934AWard heelerDavid Levinson Wilk
Tue Mar 9, 19994DWashington wheeler-dealerHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sun Dec 27, 199877DPerson in a race (2)Rich Norris
Wed Nov 18, 199825AMachine part?Stephanie Spadaccini
Thu Jul 9, 199849ACampaign pro (6)Norman S. Wizer
Tue Sep 30, 199742DCampaigner, for short (2)Nancy Schuster
Fri Aug 29, 199750AProfessional runner? (2)Mark Diehl
Sun Dec 15, 199648ACampaign pro (6)R. Ross
Mon Sep 30, 199665AOffice seekerF. Piscop
Sat Nov 18, 199548ARace plannerGlenton Petgrave
Sat Jul 9, 199420AD.C. insider (5)Gerald R. Ferguson
Fri Jun 10, 199414AElectioneerer, for shortWayne Robert Williams
Thu Mar 3, 199454DD.C. figure (2)Richard Silvestri

3 results for POL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 30, 2014diagramless34DParty pro?Ed Stein and Paula Gamache
Jan 24, 1999diagramless52DWard heeler, e.g.Frank Longo
Dec 13, 1998diagramless12DCapitol Hill typeFrank Longo

64 results for POL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Feb 20, 199342AWard heelerKevin BoyleMaleska
Tue Apr 28, 199221DNeighbor of Ger.William CanineMaleska
Thu Apr 2, 199261AWard heelerEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Apr 18, 19914DD.C. denizenBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Mar 28, 199133DVet on the hustingsChristopher PageMaleska
Mon Dec 31, 199015AWard heelerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Dec 2, 199045AParty proRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 199015DCampaigner, for shortPhyllis FehringerMaleska
Wed Aug 1, 199055A___ Pot, Cambodian leaderJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Jun 18, 199032AWarsaw is its cap.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu May 3, 199011DWardheelerA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Oct 8, 198937AOld campaignerJim PageMaleska
Fri Sep 22, 198944APrecinct workerA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Jul 20, 198930DLittle office seekerJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Jan 25, 198948AParty hack, for shortRhonda KrausMaleska
Wed Nov 9, 19886DWard heelerEileen LexauMaleska
Wed Jun 29, 198843DHeelerKevin BoyleMaleska
Sun Apr 3, 198879DCzech. neighborJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thu Dec 10, 198733AGov. or sen.Charlotte ShoreMaleska
Thu Jun 25, 198710DWard heelerBernard MerenMaleska
Fri May 9, 198642ACambodia's PotJonesMaleska
Mon Mar 17, 198645DWarsaw is its cap.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Jun 6, 198512DPart of N.Y.P.D.William LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Nov 20, 198457DCampaigner, for shortLeslieMaleska
Wed Jun 22, 198310DWard heelerEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Sep 5, 198259DTammany manLouise EarnestMaleska
Thu Jul 1, 19828DCountry bordering the U.S.S.R.Dorothy SmitonickMaleska
Tue May 18, 19828DWard heelerTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Apr 4, 1982113AWard heelerCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Sep 28, 198013DEur. landHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Dec 26, 19798DCambodia's PotJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Jun 7, 197945AEur. countryRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Apr 19, 19771DWard heelerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Oct 24, 197637A___ sci.John WilligWeng
Sun Aug 29, 197620DOffice seeker: Abbr.Alfio MicciWeng
Wed Apr 7, 197610DParty worker: Abbr.Norton RhoadesWeng
Tue Oct 7, 197538DNeighbor of Ger.Ann JenkinsWeng
Fri Sep 12, 19752DEuropean country: Abbr.Reginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sun Sep 1, 197428ARep. or Dem. workerGladys V. MillerWeng
Mon Jan 14, 197435ACracow's land: Abbr.Bill ScollonWeng
Sun Jul 16, 197236DKind of science: Abbr.C. McInerneyWeng
Fri Sep 24, 197125ANeighbor of Ger.UnknownWeng
Sun Jun 20, 197135AOffice-seeker: Abbr.Frances HansenWeng
Fri Oct 9, 197022DWarsaw's land: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Mon Sep 23, 196834AChopin's country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 5, 196736DBaltic land: Abbr.George LaczkoFarrar
Thu Sep 1, 196636AEuropean country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 22, 196631AEuropean country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 8, 196626ABaltic land: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 25, 19649DWhere Lodz is: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 196484DWhere Lodz is: Abbr.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Dec 2, 196310DWhere the Vistula flows: Abbr.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thu Sep 6, 196258DBaltic land: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 15, 196218ABaltic country: Abbr.H. R. BarabooFarrar
Tue Nov 28, 19616DBaltic country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 18, 196138ABaltic country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 13, 196116ACentral European country: Abbr.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sat Apr 15, 196110DBaltic land: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 25, 196023AEuropean country: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 29, 195433DEuropean country: Abbr.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Dec 9, 19538DWhere Lwow is: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 20, 195350AWhere Lwow is: Abbr.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Mar 16, 195327AWhere Lwów is: Abbr.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Dec 1, 19524DWhere the monetary unit is the zloty: Abbr.UnknownFarrar