Our guide to figure out where your political party stands on the issues. OK, you may affiliate with one particular political party, but be honest — are you really aware of where the party stands on all the issues? Or for that matter, where the opposition stands? Check out our handy table below for a list of your political party platforms.
This is a calling that includes loving your neighbor, standing against injustice and exhibiting compassion in not only our individual daily lives, but on a national, social and political level as well – overall, the policies the Democratic platform supports best exemplifies these values. Citizens Freedom Party
Canada’s relationship with Indigenous people rarely gets top billing in a party’s election platform. Traditionally, political parties don’t see a lot of votes to be gained by wading into the thorny issue. And First Nation people typically haven’t turned out in large numbers to vote.
A political platform is a series of positions on political issues that is used to promote a particular political party or candidate. It often comes in the form of a manifesto, a carefully worded political document that appeals to voters by touching on a number of issues which are important to them.
This is a list of political parties in the United States, both past and present. It does not include independents Active parties Major parties. Party Ideology Founded Presidential vote (2016) Senators Representatives State Legislators Legislatures Governors Trifectas; Republican Party: Conservatism: 1854 304 (57%) 62,955,202 (46 ...
The platform of the Democratic Party of the United States is generally based on American liberalism and American progressivism, in contrast to the conservatism of the Republican Party. The party incorporates centrists, liberals, and progressives, as well as more left-wing or socialist movements.. Policies of past Democratic platforms have sought to protect social programs, labor unions ...
The platform, in my view, should focus on neglected goals, not merely dealing with sleazy aspects of democracy. Goals are tangible touchstones, providing clear targets as well as a basis for accountability. The continued failure of the political establishment to make progress on core goals is also irrefutable.
Every four years, the Democratic Party puts together our party platform, the ideas and beliefs that govern our party as a whole. What follows is our 2016 platform — our most progressive platform in our party’s history and a declaration of how we plan to move America forward.
Choose a Section below or download and read the full 2016 Republican Platform ...
2012 Republican Party Platform adopted by Republican National Convention 2012 RNC speeches Fact-checking on the 2012 Presidential and Senatorial races The Debt Bomb, by Sen. Tom Coburn The Case for Polarized Politics, by Jeff Bell The Remaking of Republican Conservatism, by Theda Skocpol and Vanessa Williams