The hope that example will prove contagious is, as I understand it, the central plank of the neo-conservative ideology in Washington.
A central plank of the neo-conservatives' war plan is shattering.
From its formation last January, the Alliance made the call for massive cuts in personal income, capital gains, and corporate taxes its central policy plank .
This stance is doubly significant, since a key plank in Day's political program is federal government support for religious schools.
Along with the KMT, it has made the buildup of the military a central plank of its election platform.
This was done by shaving off part of one of the sides, and then shaving off some of the thinnest edge to make a flat plank .
With a sweep of the hand and in the absence of any serious struggle, the trade unions have ditched the demand for a shorter working week, which had been a central plank of their policy for decades.
One triptych consists of an old plank cut into three pieces.
Every major political party had the end of the occupation as a central plank of their campaign.
The ceiling beams and the wide-board pine plank flooring are left intact, giving a rustic mood to the room.