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reconsider

ree kuhn si der

  • v  consider again; give new consideration to; usually with a view to changing
    Won't you reconsider your decision?
  • v  consider again (a bill) that had been voted upon before, with a view to altering it

  • But he signed a recent letter to Bush from 206 members of Congress urging the President to reconsider that policy.
  • The roll call came on the question of whether to reconsider an earlier vote, one that would have been 47 to 47 but tipped 48 to 46 for confirmation only because the rules forced .
  • Muslims will reconsider their view of America when they have tangible steps that give them reason to reconsider.
News & Articles

  • Worth lot as garage site should stay off the table
    The City Council should not reconsider the Worth lot for a new parking garage. The space is too small and would lead to increased traffic congestion on the streets in the area as cars enter and leave the lot. It would turn the Vaughan Mall walkway into a...
    June 17, 2013 - Portsmouth Herald
  • Clarke school chief must reconsider decision to allow controversial book
    Clarke County School Superintendent Philip Lanoue must reconsider his decision to allow a controversial book to be used in Clarke County classrooms, the county's board of education decided Thursday in a 5-2 vote.
    June 14, 2013 - Athens Banner-Herald
  • Walker urged to reconsider regent appointment
    Walker urged to reconsider regent appointment Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 6:14 am, Friday, June 14, 2013 (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker refused to say Thursday why he withdrew his nomination to the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents of a UW-Platteville student who ...
    June 14, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle
Quotes

  • President Bush in International Herald Tribune
    I know the Democratic leaders have opposed some of these policies in the past,Bush said. "Now that their opposition has helped drive gas prices to record levels, I ask them to reconsider their positions. If congressional leaders leave for...
  • Paul McNulty in Guardian Unlimited
    Early this month, she wrote McNulty again, saying that "I respectfully request that you reconsider the rationale of poor performance as the basis for my dismissal. It is in our mutual interest to retract this erroneous explanation."
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton in ABC News
    To anyone who voted for me and is now considering not voting or voting for Sen. (John) McCain, I strongly urge you to reconsider,said Clinton, beseeching her supporters to join with Obama's "to create an unstoppable force for change we can...

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