Progressive Party

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a former political party in the United States

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And during the last election, the Progressive Party was outraged when Dean attempted to defund the public campaign finance system in Vermont.
We are very hopeful that our alliance of newly floated Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) and BJP will form the next Nagaland government with an absolute majority," Rijiju said while addressing a press conference here.
The Progressive Party campaign of 1948 was a visionary journey: Wallace warned that the Cold War would empty the national treasury and leave little money for eliminating poverty and uplifting society; he saw the threat of a yet-unnamed McCarthyism as a greater danger to American democracy than the communism it sought to confront; he spoke before integrated audiences in the segregated South and challenged every aspect of Jim Crow; and he gave fresh voice to a radical sense of American democracy.
TAIPEI - Taiwan's main opposition Nationalist Party (KMT) trounced the ruling Democratic Progressive Party by winning more than a two-thirds majority in Saturday's general election, marking a dramatic shift in Taiwan politics and cross-strait relations.
Two former New Progressive Party (NPP) officials were found guilty of corruption that entailed the extortion of millions of dollars, reports AP (Nov.
The coalition grouped around President Tomislav Nikolic's Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), prime minister-designate Ivica Dacic's Socialist Party (SPS) and the United Regions of Serbia (URS) backed Stefanovic with 142 votes in the 250-seat legislature.
Jagdeo's ruling People's Progressive Party won 55% of the vote.
The opposition won a combined 114 seats in the 225-seat Legislative Yuan to maintain control of the unicameral chamber, while Chen's Democratic Progressive Party and its ally, the Taiwan Solidarity Union, obtained 101 seats in an upset defeat.
The Democratic Progressive Party predicted a 200,000-vote win for its candidate, Tsai Ing-wen, or slightly more than 1 per cent.
President Chen Shui-bian has expressed his readiness to resign as head of the Democratic Progressive Party after the party and its ally were defeated in Saturday's parliamentary election, the Central News Agency reported Monday.
Attorney Rebecca Kellogg de Jesus said Misla, of the pro-statehood New Progressive Party, had "failed us as a society and a community.
Young people "are not going to be squeamish about building a new, victorious progressive party," he said.
Rossello governed for two four-year terms (1992-2000), and was personally popular, but his incumbency was marred by a series of corruption scandals involving key officials within his pro-statehood New Progressive Party (NPP).
Seven people in Kayah State in eastern Myanmar have been killed, allegedly by Karenni National Progressive Party (KNPP) rebels, for refusing to join the group, government-run newspapers claimed Thursday.
Nader: I'd urge people to invest their votes in a growing progressive party that will either make their Democratic Party better or replace it.
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