People's Party

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Peo·ple's Party

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People's Party

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(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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But as their government inclines to an oligarchy, they avoid the ill effects of it by always appointing some of the popular party to the government of cities to make their fortunes.
Monsieur de Retz wished to become archbishop in his uncle's place, and cardinal, like Mazarin; and the popular party could with difficulty accord him favors so entirely royal.
A thousand waving scarves and tossing caps announced that the first bout had fallen to the popular party.
But he can rarely accept the persons whom the so-called popular party propose to him as representatives of these liberalities.
With your pardon, sir," replied Doctor Clarke, a physician, and a famous champion of the popular party, "whatever the heralds may pretend, a dead beggar must have precedence of a living queen.
Speaking on the occasion, the PPP leader said that their party was largest political party of the country that had been enjoying status of most popular party among masses.
He said that under the leadership of former Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif, PML-N has emerged as the most popular party of the country.
Speaking to the media, outside the Punjab Assembly building, he said the success of PML-N backed candidate had proved the reality that Muslim League was a popular party of the country.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 31 (ANI): The Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) of the Mumbai police on Sunday arrested two people with at least 3 kilograms of mephedrone or Meow Meow, a popular party drug.
Mr Rajoy has told members of his conservative Popular Party in Barcelona that "we want a massive turnout to open up a new period of normalcy".
Opposition socialists in the Madrid parliament now back a government threat of direct rule if Catalonia tries to break away, based on a 90% leave vote Ruling Popular Party figure Pablo Casado raised tensions, saying Mr Puigdemont could end up like Catalan PM Lluis Companys, who was tortured and executed by General Franco in 1940.
MADRID, July 26 (KUNA) -- Mariano Rajoy on Wednesday became Spain's first sitting prime minister to be summoned to court as a witness in a fraud and bribery case involving local business leaders and politicians of his ruling centre-right Popular Party (PP).