People's Party

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People's Party

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) history US the political party of the Populists
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Noun1.People's Party - a former political party in the United StatesPeople's Party - a former political party in the United States; formed in 1891 to advocate currency expansion and state control of railroads
party, political party - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
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A part has also been envisaged during which prime ministers from parties that are members of the European People's Party, including Prime Minister Gruevski, will address the Congress.
Pakistan People's Party is the majority party of Senate but after 21 of its 40 members would retire as the party has come out in weaker position in Punjab, centre and almost diminished in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan provinces.
Martin Lidegrd of the Social Liberals is to take over as foreign minister, one of the six cabinet posts previously held by the Socialist People's Party.
The reshuffle will see changes to half of the cabinet seats, six of which were previously held by the Socialist People's Party, including the foreign and tax ministers.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but the banned Tahrik-e-Taliban Pakistan warned that it will target secular parties like the Pakistan People's Party and the Awami National Party ahead of the general election on May 11.
Islamabad: Pakistan People's Party chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has left on a foreign trip and will not be present in the country when it goes to polls on May 11, according to a media report on Friday.
He added that no-one in the Middle East respects Turkey and its opinions anymore due to the policies of Erdogan's government regarding Syria, affirming that the Republican People's Party seeks to return Turkish-Syrian relations to normal.
The European People's Party (EPP) is a pro-European centre-right political party.
He added that it is understood that not only LPP/LC and the People's Party are being invited to join his movement, but also any other party is invited.
IF WE are to accept William Hague's assurances that the Conservative Party will never sign up to the euro, it is difficult to understand why his party colleagues in Brussels are members of the European People's Party.
The right-wing Swiss People's Party was in a triumphant mood last October after securing a record 29 per cent of the popular vote with a populist election platform catering to public fears over rising immigration, surging youth crime and the alleged decline of traditional Swiss values.
Police said hundreds of masked protesters attacked stalls and equipment set up in front of parliament in Bern at the weekend for a pre-election event by the nationalist Swiss People's Party.

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