On Tuesday 05 August 2008 15:25:47 Bob Rogers wrote:
> On Tuesday 05 August 2008 12:01:29 Larry Wall wrote:
> > I believe "veto" is giving the wrong idea here as something that
> > happens after the fact. What's the term for only allowing
> > "acceptable" candidates to put their names on the ballot?
> In the context of balloting, that applies to voters; the equivalent word
> for candidates is "qualify" (or "disqualify").
My state has closed primaries; same effect.