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 United States Democratic Party @ LaunchBase.org (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Currently, the Democratic Party is the minority party in the United States Senate and the House of Representatives.
The Democratic Party, in its platform in 2000 and 2004, called for abortion to be "safe, legal and rare"—namely, keeping it legal by rejecting laws that allow governmental interference in abortion decisions, and reducing the number of abortions by promoting both knowledge of reproduction and contraception, and incentives for adoption.
This party arose from opposition to the policies of the ruling Federalists, dominated by Alexander Hamilton, which advocated a strong central government, a loose interpretation of the Constitution, and a republic governed by elites.
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 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Republican Party (United States)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Organized in Ripon, Wisconsin on February 28, 1854, as a party opposed to the expansion of slavery into new territories, the Party is not to be confused with the Democratic-Republican party of Thomas Jefferson or the National Republican Party of Henry Clay.
In fact, the ideology of the reborn Republican party is seen by some as the successor to the Federalist Party (United States) of John Adams and Alexander Hamilton.
The post-war emergence of the United States as one of two superpowers and rapid social change caused the Republican Party to divide into a conservative faction (dominant in the West and Southeast) and a liberal faction (dominant in New England) – combined with a residual base of inherited progressive Midwestern Republicanism active throughout the century.
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 Republican Party (United States) @ ArtOfTexas.com (Art of Texas)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Republican Party was established in 1854 by a coalition of former Whigs, Northern Democrats, and Free-Soilers who opposed the expansion of slavery and held a vision for modernizing the United States.
The party staunchly opposes a single-payer universal health care system, such as that found in Canada or in most of Europe, sometimes referring to it as "socialized medicine." Republicans have generally opposed proposals to change the current employer-based system of insurance in the United States.
The Republican Party has advocated reforms in the UN and opposes the Kyoto Protocol because of the Protocol's alleged uneven application to countries around the world, arguing that it is likely to slow economic growth and the reduction of poverty, and disputing the science behind it.
www.artoftexas.com /encyclopedia/Republican_Party_(United_States)   (6011 words)

  
 Republican Party (United States) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The "moderates" tend to dominate the party in New England, and used to be well-represented in all states.
In the early 20th century, the usual symbol of the Republican Party in Midwestern states such as Indiana and Ohio was the eagle, as opposed to the Democratic donkey.
The party founders adopted the name "Republican," echoing 1776, to indicate it was the carrier of "republican" values regarding civic virtue, and opposition to aristocracy and corruption.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Democratic Party (United States)
The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party.
The party platform represents the views of the majority of delegates to its national convention and is usually heavily influenced by the presidential nominee of that year.
The party is opposed to large deficit spending and is attempting to wrest the "fiscal responsibility" mantle from the opposition Republicans, under whose leadership the national debt has risen precipitously.USA PATRIOT Act All Democrats in the U.S. Senate except for Wisconsin senator Russ Feingold voted for the original USA PATRIOT Act legislation.
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 Americans for Constitutional Enforcement
It would be a sad thing if the religious and moral convictions upon which the American experiment was founded could now somehow be considered a danger to free society.
Perhaps Americans should recognize that if they want to keep their privacy, they should ask the federal government to do only the things that the Constitution allows.
Americans need not fear the federal government because they enjoy the advantage of being armed, which you posses over the people of almost every other nation.
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