political platform

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Noun1.political platform - a document stating the aims and principles of a political partypolitical platform - a document stating the aims and principles of a political party; "their candidate simply ignored the party platform"; "they won the election even though they offered no positive program"
document, papers, written document - writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
plank - an endorsed policy in the platform of a political party
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Well," persisted the Party Manager, "you will at least, I hope, indorse the party platform.
sanctions against Russia, contacts between the campaign or transition team and Russian officials and documents concerning changes to the Republican National Party Platform with regard to Ukraine.
Sunday, BDI youth force boycotted the party platform in Skopje and some of the attendees commented that it would have been better if "Hazbi Lika was elected as president of BDI instead of Ali Ahmeti because he became too close to Musa Xhaferi and Nikola Gruevski".
The Republican Party Platform affirms "that the unborn child has a fundamental right to life," opposes using government funds to perform or promote abortion or to fund abortion providers, and supports legislation to assist babies who survive abortion.
The Democratic party platform counters: "Democrats believe we must break down all the barriers holding Americans back and restore the basic bargain that built America's mighty middle class: If you work hard and play by the rules, you can get ahead and stay ahead.
Calling the Dodd-Frank Act the Democratic legislative Godzilla, Republicans on Monday adopted a national party platform that calls for deregulation of small banks and a reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall Act.
Send In The Clowns In a unanimous vote on Tuesday, the Republican Party Platform Committee introduced a new plank on Israel that dropped all references to the two-state solution -- references that had been included in every Republican Party platform since 2004 -- and made clear that it is taking its cues from Donald Trump.
The fight over Israel in the Democratic party platform has just about been settled, according to a full, two-paragraph section of the draft version of the platform, which Tablet has seen, and Foreign Policy, which also obtained a section of the platform text relating to the party's stance on Israel.
WASHINGTON, June 12 (KUNA) -- Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday said he will meet with his Democratic presidential rival, Hillary Clinton, on Tuesday to discuss the 2016 Democratic Party platform and "what kind of administration she will have" if she wins the US presidency in November.
PPP Chairman paid tributes to the late Raja Pervez Khan and eulogized his services for downtrodden people of Pothohar and the capital city under the Party platform.
While it also serves as a biennial pep rally of sorts for Republicans, the state convention is also an opportunity for delegates to elect the leadership of the Republican Party of Texas and to work on their party platform.
Brown yesterday, Dianne Luby, president of the Planned Parenthood Advocacy Fund, criticized him for not doing more to speak out against the party platform during the convention and accused him of "standing on the sidelines" while state GOP officials consider adoption of the national platform as their own.