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Spanish to English translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Spanish term or phrase:puntero político
Se observa una cierta heterogeneidad entre los comedores, a partir de la postura o rol tienen los responsables frente a la actividad política:
1.- apartidarios: los responsables no registran actividad política y no ponen acento en su liderazgo personal.
2.- partidarios: los responsables son además militantes, referentes, líderes o punteros políticos.
3.- políticos no partidarios: los responsables manifiestan que tienen objetivos políticos y organizativos.
Explanation: Metaphorical use of a military term. A "point man" is usually a soldier assigned to a dangerous position ahead of a patrol as a lookout.
See any of the following:
TIME Magazine Archive Article -- Point Man Harold Brown -- Oct. 20 ...
... Acting as the Administration's political point man seems to be out of character
for Arch-Technocrat Brown. The White House insists that it did not urge ... www.time.com/time/archive/ preview/0,10987,951524,00.html - Similar pages
... Hopkins was the principal architect of FDR's New Deal and was the president's
political "point man." In that role, Hopkins performed as liaison and ... www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1610.html - 13k - Cached - Similar pages
Laborers-Arthur A. Coia's Ties To Bill Clinton
... He has told investigators for more than a year that he was Mr. Clinton's political
point man, his labor point man, his point man on reelection finances. ... www.laborers.org/ProJo-Oct26.html - 17k - Cached - Similar pages
Rough & Tumble
... and Web site (ParskyWatch.com) blasting Parsky, the University of California
regents chairman and California political point man for President Bush. ... www.rtumble.com/archive/05_03_21.htm - 40k - Cached - Similar pages
Parsky for Governor?
... Gerry Parsky, chairman of the University of California Board of Regents and
President Bush's political point man in California, is quietly exploring the ... www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1361455/posts - 58k - Apr 16, 2005 - Cached - Similar pages
Strategy Shift: Why Kerry May Choose a Latino for VP
... Richardson could help defeat the effort by Bush and his political point man
Karl Rove to garner 40 percent or more of the Latino vote. ... www.imdiversity.com/Villages/Hispanic/ politics_law/pns_kerry_bill_richardson.asp - 41k - Cached - Similar pages
The Columbus Tower / Sentinal Building - San Francisco, CA
... Ruef was the undisputed "boss" of California, and served as the Southern
Pacific Railway's political point man in San Francisco. ...
users2.ev1.net/~smyth/linernotes/ articles/ColumbusTower/ColumbusTower.htm - 14k - Cached - Similar pages
All The President's Men
... "John Huang, Mr Riady’s political point-man in the US, kept in frequent contact
with his former boss and his companies during his tenure at the ... www.investigatemagazine.com/march00pres.htm - 52k - Cached - Similar pages
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