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political foes in a sentence

1. Statehood supporters also found themselves fighting major battles against political foes, mostly in the U.S. Congress but also within Alaska.

2. This paramilitary force was used to combat criminals and political foes of the Mandate government.

3. Several writers, under the constant threat of assassination from their political foes, were influential in winning Japanese support for westernization.

4. When the paper locals applied for charters from the international union, Hoffa's political foes were outraged.

5. But Hickenlooper found the secret in kidding about his last name in public, making more jokes about it than [had] his political foes."

6. the late 1960s and early 1970s saw frequent states of emergency and numerous executions of political foes.

7. Political foes attempted to gain possession of Betances' intelligence dossiers, as did Spanish intelligence agents in Paris.

8. Crawford received a large payment for his services and several of his political foes seized upon the opportunity to suggest impropriety.

9. In the months following the U.S. entry into World War II, Browning consistently sought a commission in the U.S. Army, but was thwarted by political foes.

10. It opposed the Rockefeller family and had a reputation for harassing the Communist Party, the United Auto Workers, and other political foes.

11. In the time of National Socialism, Jews and the Nazis’ political foes were driven out and deported.

12. While serving as Minister of Finance in the government of France, Caillaux came under bitter attack from his political foes.

13. Then-councillor Di Ciano and Grimes hired the firm of strategist Kinsella, to compile a "research" dossier on him and political foes.

14. Curiously, these were political foes of the now weakened Oba of Lagos, Dosunmu who ceded Lagos to Britain in August 1861 under the Lagos Treaty of Cession.

15. Although Governor Glen's political foes had him ousted in May 1756, his successor, William Henry Lyttelton, was committed to the fort's completion.

16. Cicero made frequent use of the invective form against political foes such as Clodius, Catilina (in the Catalinarian speeches) or Mark Antony (Philippics).

17. Critics and political foes argued that this violated the separation of powers principle and threatened the checks and balances guaranteed in the state constitution.

18. In the faction-ridden Kerala Congress, Mani is accused by political foes as having engineered many a split in the party.

19. These controversies, along with an improving economy, propelled Desha's political foes to victory in the legislative elections of 1825 and 1826.

20. Bigley's political foes joined forces to form a group called the Progress Committee to counteract Bigley's influence in the upcoming election.

21. This activity brought pressure on the university from political foes so Johnson resigned the chancellorship in 1961.

22. When the paper locals applied for charters from the international union, Hoffa's political foes were outraged.

23. When the paper locals applied for charters from the international union, Hoffa's political foes were outraged.

24. He said that his political foes endangered the secrecy laws and "the interests of Switzerland" with the accusations.

25. At that time one of his political foes in Tokyo City politics was Shinkokai member Ichiro Hatoyama, who would later become a close friend.

26. Even politicians, using leprosy's negative public image, would anonymously report their political foes' family members as carriers of leprosy for their own political gain.

27. Statehood supporters also found themselves fighting major battles against political foes, mostly in the U.S. Congress but also within Alaska.

28. Taking advantage of the situation, these governments were attempting to silence the dissidents and to curb the political foes, human rights defenders and journalists.

29. In decades past, vanquished political foes tended to end up purged, imprisoned or dead. The victors, meanwhile, hung on to power long into their dotage.

30. He strenuously denies that he was the man in the film and says his political foes have cooked up yet another smear campaign.