ex-mayor ex-mayor


  • (n) a former mayor


  1. In his first church visit as a presidential candidate, the ex-mayor recently spoke at the El Rey Jesus Church in Miami.
  2. Ambassador William O'Dwyer, the politics-toughened ex-mayor of New York, even tried to turn the tables on the committee.
  3. Like many people, New York City's ex-mayor hoped for something proud, powerful and passionate.



  1. "The biggest problem in politics today is that we're risk-adverse. We're afraid of tomorrow's headlines," Newsom said. "I couldn't care less if the rest of my life I'm only known as the ex-mayor of San Francisco. I will regret nothing about...
    on Oct 28, 2008 By: Mayor Gavin Newsom Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "9/11 has been politicized from the day it occurred (have you ever heard a speech by ex-mayor Giuliani?)," DeWitt Clinton Professor of History Eric Foner wrote in an e-mail. "So long as the candidates try not to be too partisan, I have no...
    on Sep 11, 2008 By: Eric Foner Source: CU Columbia Spectator

  3. "As an ex-mayor, as someone who understands the challenges at the local level of providing funding, this is where the federal government steps in," Coleman said. "So I'll do whatever I can in my power, and I'll gladly work hand-in-hand with...
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Norm Coleman Source: St. Cloud Times

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