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The Senate majority leader and the speaker of the state House, both Republicans, declined requests for comment Wednesday.

Eason’s attorney with the Public Defender Service did not respond to an interview request.

On Sunday, she was preparing for Lake City’s upcoming council meeting while trying to make sense of a local rezoning request for a daily story.

GOP officials in Michigan did not respond to requests for comment.

Shawn Takeuchi, a spokesman for the San Diego Police Department, said the department will respond to any request for service in which a person feels they were a victim of a crime.

Also, requesting world peace implies that there are no bad guys in the world who need to be fought.

And it is only a temporary (though indefinite) order, requesting a response from the ACLU.

The big twist is that by requesting those documents, Hall did in fact uncover a nepotism problem plaguing UT admissions.

An email to the publicist for Goldberg and McCarthy, requesting comment, was not answered as of this writing.

And now here he is, accused of doing (or requesting others do) the same thing.

An address was presented requesting him not to grant to Portland an extensive territory in North Wales.

They sent two judges with a message requesting the permission of the Commons to examine him.

Many southern states passed resolutions requesting the northern states to forbid the publication of abolitionist papers.

Taking the knife he cuts the apple into two pieces, requesting the audience to select one of them.

Beatrice is having so many visitors that we are thinking of having a guest book and requesting all callers to register.


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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to requesting, such as: demanding, petitioning, null, seeking, soliciting, and wanting.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.