- With the power to deliver the voters of this fiefdom to Boston's Democratic party machine, Patrick's advance was spectacular.
- Like many LDP heavyweights who are no longer able to count on the party machine to drum up enough votes, he has hit the campaign trail for the first time in years.
- It was also because Mr Castro's rule relied on his own charisma, his oratorical machismo and the regular mobilisation of vast crowds, as much as on the Communist Party machine or on repression.
- The accident put an untimely end to the party.
- The hard core in the party make all the decisions.
- He is an interested party and can not serve on the jury.