Phrasal Verbs for Election
Vote downto reject or defeat something by voting against it:
The new salary proposal was voted down.
Vote throughto approve something such as a law or plan by voting for it:
The committee voted through a proposal for a new village school.
Stand downto leave your official job or position:
She's decided to stand down after ten years.
Get into be elected to a political position:
She got in by 400 votes.