Democratic Party


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Democratic Party

n.
One of the two major political parties in the United States, owing its origin to a split in the Democratic-Republican Party under Andrew Jackson in 1828.

Democratic Party

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in the US) the older and more liberal of the two major political parties, so named since 1840. Compare Republican Party
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in South Africa from 1989 to 2000) a multiracial political party of the centre-left. Abbreviation: DP

Dem′ocrat′ic Par′ty


n.
one of the two major political parties in the U.S., dating from a split in the Democratic-Republican Party in 1828.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Democratic Party - the older of two major political parties in the United StatesDemocratic Party - the older of two major political parties in the United States
Tammany, Tammany Hall, Tammany Society - a political organization within the Democratic Party in New York City (late 1800's and early 1900's) seeking political control by corruption and bossism
party, political party - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
Democrat - a member of the Democratic Party
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Democratic Party

n (Am) the Democratic Partyil partito democratico
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So large was his following that he managed to take possession of the empty shell of the old Democratic Party.
And with Hearst crashed also to destruction the Democratic Party that he had so recently captured.
With the destruction of Hearst and the Democratic Party, there were only two paths for his following to take.
In the stockyards this was only in national and state elections, for in local elections the Democratic Party always carried everything.
After a silence the justice of the peace informed Wilson that he and Buckstone and the constable had come as a committee, on the part of the Democratic party, to ask him to run for mayor--for the little town was about to become a city and the first charter election was approaching.
While this affair was hanging fire, he proved that he understood the principles of the Democratic Party by winning the first prize for his essay in a similar contest.
Americans again rate the Democratic Party (44%) more positively than the Republican Party (36%).
Right now I am working to bring fundamental reform to the Democratic Party, to open the doors of the Democratic Party to working people, to lower-income people, to young people who have not felt welcome in the embrace of the Democratic Party, " Sanders said in an interview with NBC News' (http://www.
Democratic Party Milly Tiklanish, created in 1995, brings together almost 180,000 members.
Sedera, at the June 10 Democratic Party primary election, failed to be the winner to get party nomination to stand for the Assembly 34 general election this November; But his 26% vote achieved among the registered Democrats made a lasting imprint within the State party apparatus as an undoubtedly a rising star in Nevada political field in years to come.
Democratic Party has the better 43% ideas about the right size and role of the federal government Republican Party does 44 Source: ABC News/Washington Post, December 2013.
It signed an agreement with the Samoobrona party of Poland early this year and with the Latvian social democratic party Saskanas in March 2013, Alexander Radkov said.

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