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wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The Democratic-Republican Party was an American political party, formed by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison in 1791–93 to oppose the centralizing policies of the new Federalist Party run by Alexander Hamilton, who was then Secretary of the Treasury and chief architect of George Washington's administration. The new party controlled the presidency and Congress, as well as most states, from 1801 to 1825, during the First Party System. It began in 1791 as one faction in Congress, and included many poli
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Minnesota is 2018 in a nutshell for Republicans

CNN - 23 Jun 2018
But the state, long home to liberal icons and seen as reliably Democratic in presidential years, also represents one of the clearest tests for a party trying to figure out how best to run as a Republican in the era of President Donald Trump, making it ...
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Don't Quit the Republican Party. Stay and Fight

TIME - 22 Jun 2018
While Schmidt's personal ties to the Republican party may prevent him from joining the Democrats, who he has spent a lifetime trying to defeat, for those who do not work in politics and whose choice about party affiliation is not so woven in the fabric ...
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Republicans to Texas Democrats: RIP

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 22 Jun 2018
No Democrat has won a statewide office in Texas in more than two decades. A statement from the Republican Party of Texas indicated that leaders there wanted to tip their hats to "the hundreds of thousands of former Democrat voters who have found a home ...
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Trump rallies Republicans in Las Vegas

CBS News - 23 Jun 2018
President Trump spent his Saturday in Las Vegas, meeting with supporters, addressing the Nevada Republican Party Convention and hosting a roundtable discussion on tax cuts. The trip comes as midterm election season heats up in the Silver State, where ...
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Independent Voters In Colorado Get Voice In Party Primaries

CBS Denver - 22 Jun 2018
The 2016 initiative allows Colorado's 1.2 million active independent voters to cast ballots Tuesday in either the Democratic or Republican party primaries on Tuesday. The initiative passed in a year that saw presidential candidate Bernie Sanders defeat ...
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Fairness: Never the first instinct of either party

Herald-Mail Media - 24 Jun 2018
Knowing that long-term demographics were favoring Democrats, Republicans smartly began spending big money to win state legislative seats that would be crucial in redrawing the districts every 10 years. If only Republicans could govern as wisely as they ...

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