nonpartisan

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj nonpartisan free from party affiliation or bias
    • n nonpartisan a person who is nonpartisan
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Usage

In literature:

The Chief Justice presiding in the trial was the only strictly nonpartisan factor in the case.
"History of the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, President of The United States" by Edmund G. Ross
Some farmers objected to the Grange because it was a secret organization; others, because it was nonpartisan.
"The Agrarian Crusade" by Solon J. Buck
Such a law should be absolutely nonpartisan and impartial.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume IX." by Benjamin Harrison
North Dakota blows down the Nonpartisan League and discovers that darned thing was loaded in both barrels.
"One Third Off" by Irvin S. Cobb
I speak of this with entire impartiality for I myself am a nonpartisan.
"Whirlpools" by Henryk Sienkiewicz
Much is to be hoped from civil service reform, proportional representation, and nonpartisan elections.
"Liberty In The Nineteenth Century" by Frederic May Holland
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In news:

Northeastern University Launches Free Nonpartisan "U. S. Political Conventions & Campaigns" Online Course Module .
Bill O'Reilly issues nonpartisan expression of partisanship.
H'w'd biz climate is strictly nonpartisan .
"Today's nonpartisan CBO report spells out in grim detail what's at stake," Wolff said.
GOP Establishment's Shameless Attack on Nonpartisan Think Tank.
A sample ballot for the Nonpartisan party in the July 31 primary race.
Nonpartisan League of Women Voters Endorses Governor's Revenue Initiative.
The nonpartisan League of Women Voters of California (LWVC) has joined the California Teachers Association and a host of other school supporters in endorsing Gov Jerry Brown's revenue initiative on the November ballot.
Will California's nonpartisan primary result in more moderate candidates.
Bill Would Change Attorney General to Nonpartisan Office.
A ' nonpartisan ' redistricting commission.
Nonpartisan voting for fairer city elections.
Liberal Soros's Cash Funds ' Nonpartisan ' Media Watchdogs.
What if DC had nonpartisan elections.
Tucson tragedy 'a real opportunity' for nonpartisan groups No Labels, Third Way.
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