When it comes to AO business, make no mistake--Heidi does the majority ob the work, but the President is often a last-minute arm-twister
Golden also played the role of auctioneer and good-humored arm-twister
for the day's culminating feature, an auction of donated goods and services and raffle items.
For the last few years there has been a persistent background noise at ascot - the sound of the late Bernard, Duke of Norfolk, spinning in his grave at the presence of all these foreign challengers lured to the inimitable occasion by Nick smith, the course's international arm-twister
role should be as an honest broker, not as a backstage arm-twister
Indzhev was fired shortly afterwards in a move that he says was orchestrated by the president, who was in his words "an arm-twister
Grattan Kerans, D-Eugene, who was then the chief arm-twister
and whip in the House.
An accomplished arm-twister
, he used his charm to persuade the great and the good to do their bit for his many causes.
: The fighters get caught up in the heat of battle during last night's tile stormer
The late Swifty Lazar, famous arm-twister
of A-list celebrities, made this a hot venue.
And that is why its supporters in the United States, whose notoriety as arm-twisters
with muscle in Congress is well-known, have come out swinging.
In a keynote speech, she will say: "Michael Gove's gang of arm-twisters
are travelling the country using threats to get primary schools to convert."
I am also the ultimate of friendly arm-twisters
. There was a promise of first authorships to all (this was kept), as well as being part of an important study.
This is a conflict that is unlikely to be ever resolved without considerable international persuasion - and the United States should be chief among the arm-twisters
. Sadly, George Bush's White House seems unable or unwilling to give any real lead.
Of his eight newest Pioneers--a corps of volunteer arm-twisters
who have each raised at least $100,000--four have been implicated in serious political or financial scandals in recent years.