FACTOID # 11: Oklahoma has the highest rate of women in State or Federal correctional facilities.
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 


FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:



(* = Graphable)



Encyclopedia > Political platform

A political platform is a list of the principles which a This article is part of the series on Politics Politics Political philosophy Political science Politics by country Political party: by country, by name, by ideology Election: calendar, by country Related topics A political party is a political organization subscribing to a certain ideology or formed around very special issues. In... political party supports in order to appeal to the general public for the purpose of having said party's candidates voted into office. This often takes the form of a list of support for, or opposition to, controversial topics.

Famous election platforms

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt Order: 32nd President Term of Office: March 4, 1933–April 12, 1945 Predecessor: Herbert Hoover Successor: Harry S. Truman Date of Birth January 30, 1882 Place of Birth: Hyde Park, New York Date of Death: April 12, 1945 Place of Death: Warm Springs, Georgia First Lady... Franklin Roosevelt' 1932 is a leap year starting on a Friday. Years: 1929 1930 1931 - 1932 - 1933 1934 1935 Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s - 1930s - 1940s 1950s 1960s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century 1932 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music - Television Science and technology Aviation - Rail transport - Science Other... 1932 The New Deal was President Franklin D. Roosevelts legislative agenda for rescuing the United States from the Great Depression. It was widely believed that the depression was caused by the inherent instability of the market and that government intervention was necessary to rationalize and stabilize the economy. Contents // 1... New Deal
  • The 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003) Years: 1990 1991 1992 - 1993 - 1994 1995 1996 Decades: 1960s 1970s 1980s - 1990s - 2000s 2010s 2020s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st... 1993 Liberal Party of Canada Current Leader: Paul Martin Founded: July 1, 1867 (Confederation) Headquarters: Suite 400 81 Metcalfe Street Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6M8 Colours: Red Political ideology: liberal International alignment: Liberal International The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libĂ©ral du Canada) is Canadas largest political party. It... Liberal Party of Canada The Red Book, officially titled Creating Opportunity: The Liberal Plan for Canada was the platform of the Liberal Party of Canada in the 1993 Canadian election. It earned its name from its bright red cover, red being the official colour of the Liberals. It was exceptional in how specific it... Red Book
  • The 1994 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. Years: 1991 1992 1993 - 1994 - 1995 1996 1997 Decades: 1960s 1970s 1980s - 1990s - 2000s 2010s 2020s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century 1994 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art... 1994 Republican Party Party Chairman Ken Mehlman Senate Leader Bill Frist House Leader Tom DeLay Founded February 28, 1854 Headquarters 310 First Street SE Washington, D.C. 20003 Political Ideology Conservatism International Affiliation International Democrat Union Colours {{{colours}}} Website http://www.gop.com The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for... United States Republican Party's The Contract with America was a document released during the 1994 Congressional election campaign by the United States Republican Party. It detailed the actions that the Republicans would take upon becoming the majority party in Congress. Contents // 1 Role and Uses of the Contract 2 Content of the Contract 2... Contract with America
  • Michael Deane Harris (born January 23, 1945, in Toronto, Ontario) was the twenty-second Premier of Ontario from June 26, 1995 to April 15, 2002. He is most noted for the Common Sense Revolution and his large cuts to provincial programs and taxes. The Hon. Mike Harris Rank: 22nd Term... Mike Harris's 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. It was the first year of the International Decade of the Worlds Indigenous People (1995- 2005): http://www.unesco.org/culture/indigenous/ Years: 1992 1993 1994 - 1995 - 1996 1997 1998 Decades: 1960s 1970s 1980s - 1990s - 2000s 2010s... 1995 The phrase Common Sense Revolution was used as a political slogan to describe common sense conservative platforms in New Jersey, Ontario and Australia in the 1990s. Categories: Stub ... Common Sense Revolution

See also

  • Politics is the process and method of gaining or maintaining support for public or common action: the conduct of decision-making for groups. This notion predates human society. Although it is usually applied to governments, political behavior is also observed in corporate, academic, religious, and other institutions. Political science is... List of democracy and elections-related topics
  • An election promise is a promise made to the public by a politician who is trying to win an election. They have long been a central element of elections and remain so today. Election promises are also notable for often being broken once a politician is in office. Elections promises... Election promise
This Politics is the process and method of decision-making for groups of human beings. Although it is generally applied to governments, politics is also observed in all human group interactions including corporate, academic, and religious. Political science is the study of political behavior and examines the acquisition and application of... politics-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it (http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Political_platform&action=edit).

  Results from FactBites:
Political pluralism, especially the institutionalisation of political opposition both as a safeguard and as a possibility of a peaceful transfer of power, is crucial for preventing ethnocentrism.
Thus, candidacy for a political office, appointment to diplomatic positions, promotions in high positions of the civil service, and access to higher education were vetted by the secret services which used the criterion of supposed loyalty to the regime as the main criterion for selection.
Political and institutional mechanisms must be set up to forestall the concentration of power in the hands of a person, a civilian or military oligarchy, an ethnic group or region.
Henry Minde: The Saami Movement, the Norwegian Labour Party and Saami Rights (12645 words)
Even though Mortensen supported a stronger party political involvement, such a policy was met with a strong criticism from others in the Movement, and among the Swedish Saami there was an overwhelmiung majority for a policy independent of party politics.
Political circles and public administration joined the Norwegianization policy at this time, and negative attitudes to the reindeer breeders were prevalent and wide-spread.
Voluntary organizations and political parties were already to a large extent to be found in the rest of society.
  More results at FactBites »



Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m