GOP


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GOP

abbr.
Grand Old Party (Republican Party)

GOP

(in the US) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Grand Old Party: a nickname for the Republican Party

GOP

or G.O.P.,

Grand Old Party (an epithet of the Republican Party since 1880).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.GOP - the younger of two major political parties in the United StatesGOP - the younger of two major political parties in the United States; GOP is an acronym for grand old party
party, political party - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
Republican - a member of the Republican Party
Translations

GOP

N ABBR (US) (Pol) =Grand Old PartyPartido m Republicano

GOP

[ˌdʒiːəʊˈpiː] n abbr (Am) (Pol) (fam) =Grand Old Partypartito repubblicano
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Shortly after stampeding their way to control of Congress, GOP leaders began pushing their "Contract with America," which includes promises of increased military spending and cuts in social programs.
Meanwhile, the GOP has prospered, but the result has been a tyranny of born-again bumpkins in the hinterlands.
GOP leaders say they will continue active voter registration efforts while seeking ways to capitalize on Schwarzenegger's appeal.
Political observers said the Missouri senator needed to move toward the center to secure the GOP nomination and win the presidency.
That's the choice the entire GOP will have to make at some point, and I'm not sure that different people in the leadership will affect the decision," Stachelberg said.
At a buffet sponsored by the Orange County GOP, the lady at the piano started playing the theme to The Addams Family, which may have been a comment on the audience.
If we are going to keep a presence in the GOP, we're going to have to fight for it," declares Milton Bins, chairman of the Council of 100, a national black Republican lobbying organization.
The following day, the delegates will decide which of the three men they will recommend at the GOP convention in February.
Parenthetically, I note this is not the only place where the GOP has eviscerated state remedies and passed federal laws that do little to protect consumers.
Many Republicans have long believed a similar acceptance party-wide of candidates who disagree with some previously inviolate GOP social dogma is necessary to make the party competitive again in California.
GOP said the new portal is part of its initiative in its groundwork to prepare Bahrain's Ship Registry as an open registry thereby facilitating ships to sail under the Bahraini flag.
To achieve the ISO 9001 certification, GOP developed and implemented a thorough quality assurance system within every department of the organisation conforming to the requirements of the ISO 9001 standards.