Constitutional Union Party

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Noun1.Constitutional Union Party - a former political party in the United States; formed in 1859 by former Whigs who hoped to preserve the Union
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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The winners of the Tangier-Tetouan local authorities are Samir Abdelmoula of Authenticity and Modernity Party (PAM), Mohamed El Bakkouri of the National Rally of Independents party (RNI), Mohamed Akbib of the Constitutional Union party (UC), Mohamed Alami of the Socialist Union of Popular Forces party (USFP) and Ahmed Daibouni of the Progress and Socialism party (PPS), While El Mustapha Al Khalfioui of PAM won the seat of the Chamber of Agriculture.
ON 12 FEBRUARY 1860, nine months before the November presidential election, as the fate of the nation hung by a thread, the national Constitutional Union Party announced its formation with a clarion call to the American people.
Cole indicated that the Constitutional Union party in 1851 denied the right of secession, upholding the idea of a perpetual Union.
Second, as temporary homes for single-interest splinter groups who can no longer conspire in peace with their fellow party members, such as the Constitutional Union Party and the State's Rights Party (Dixiecrats).
The national convention of the Constitutional Union Party nominated John Bell of Tennessee for the presidency and Edward Everett of Massachusetts for the vice presidency.

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