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blue dog

n. Informal
A Democrat in the US Congress, usually from the South or rural areas, who supports conservative legislation and causes.

[On the model of yellow dog, in reference to the blue dog often depicted in the works of American artist George Rodrigue (1944-2013), whose paintings hung in the offices of two prominent blue dog Democrats of the 1990s.]
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