Some articles on democratic:
... Humphrey twice served as a United States Senator from Minnesota, and served as Democratic Majority Whip ... He was a founder of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party and Americans for Democratic Action ... Humphrey was the nominee of the Democratic Party in the 1968 presidential election but lost to the Republican nominee, Richard Nixon ...
... Young Democratic Socialists (YDS) is a democratic socialist youth organization in the United States ... It is the youth section of the Democratic Socialists of America, whose political outlook it shares, and the American affiliate of the International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY) ...
... ( born May 7, 1939) is a retired Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA) ... When the Parliamentary leader of Christian Democratic Appeal in the House of Representatives Wim Aantjes resigned of a World War II controversy, Lubbers succeed him ... When the Christian Democratic Appeal Party leader and sitting Prime Minister Dries van Agt announced his retirement, Lubbers was chosen to succeed him ...
... Their chief opponents were the Inkatha Freedom Party, allied with the Democratic Alliance ... African National Congress (ANC) 51 Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) 18 Democratic Alliance (DA) 7 Minority Front (MF) 2 African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) 1 Congress ...
... Democratic Governor Tim Kaine carried Fairfax County with over 60% of the vote in 2005, leading him to win 51.7% of votes statewide. 14 years was won by Gerry Connolly, the Democratic Chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors ... of the Board of Supervisors, continuing a Democratic hold on the office of chairman that dates back to 1995 ...
More definitions of "democratic":
- (adj): Representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of the people at large.
Example: "Democratic art forms"; "a democratic or popular movement"
- (adj): Characterized by or advocating or based upon the principles of democracy or social equality.
Example: "Democratic government"; "a democratic country"; "a democratic scorn for bloated dukes and lords"- George du Maurier
Famous quotes containing the word democratic:
“No one can doubt the purpose for which the Nation now seeks to use the Democratic Party. It seeks to use it to interpret a change in its own plans and point of view.”
—Woodrow Wilson (18561924)
“Experts are saying that President Bushs goal now is to politically humiliate Saddam Hussein. Why dont we just make him the next Democratic presidential nominee?”
—Jay Leno (b. 1950)
“From now on, I think it is safe to predict, neither the Democratic nor the Republican Party will ever nominate for President a candidate without good looks, stage presence, theatrical delivery, and a sense of timing.”
—James Thurber (18941961)