Conducted by persons chosen to represent, or act as deputies for, the people; as, a representative government.
An agent, deputy, or substitute, who supplies the place of another, or others, being invested with his or their authority.
consisting of elected deputies
A person elected to parliament to represent the people of a division (House of Representatives) or State (Senate).
being or characteristic of government by representation in which citizens exercise power through elected officers and representatives; "representative government as defined by Abraham Lincoln is government of the people, by the people, for the people"
a voluntary position, not requiring an election
A person who is chosen or elected to speak for others.
A person elected to Parliament to represent the people of a district or province. Scrutineer A person appointed by a candidate to observe voting and the scrutiny and count of ballot papers to satisfy their candidate that the poll was conducted strictly in accordance with the law.
A person elected to the General Assembly from a Representative District.