United States Politics and Political Parties
Political Parties in the United States
meaning behind the words:
- Characterized by the principle of political or
social equality for all
- A member of the Democratic Party. An advocate
Government by the people, exercised either directly or through
Party - an environmentalist political party
One who advocates maximizing individual rights and minimizing
the role of the state.
One who believes in free will.
party - an organization to gain political power
Of, relating to, or dealing with the structure or affairs of
government, politics, or the state.
Relating to, involving, or characteristic of politics or politicians: Having
or influenced by partisan interests.
Politics, although plural in form, takes a singular verb when
used to refer to the art or science of governing or to political
science: Politics has been a concern of philosophers since
Plato. The activities or affairs engaged in by a government,
politician, or political party:
- A state or nation in which the supreme power rests
in all the citizens entitled to vote.
power is exercised by representatives elected, directly or indirectly,
by them and responsible to them.
- A member of the Republican Party of the United
One who favors a republic as the best form of government.
States in The United States of America
United States consists of -
of Columbia where the nation's capital is located, Washington
Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut,
Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana,
Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts,
Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska,
Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North
Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania,
Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas,
Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin,
Powers: Duties shared by both the national government
and state governments, such as collecting taxes, building
roads, and making/enforcing laws.