Social Democrats

Some articles on social democrats, social democrat, social, democrats:

Czech Legislative Election, 2010 - Background
... After four failed earlier attempts, the opposition Social Democrats succeeded in leading the lower house of the Czech parliament to a no confidence vote in Topolánek's government ... On 28 March 2009, Jiří Paroubek (the Social Democrat leader) and Topolánek agreed to hold early polls in October 2009 ... of the Czech EU presidency), with half nominated by the Social Democrats and half by two parties of the current government (Civic Democratic Party (ODS) and Greens the third party KDU–ČSL did not participate ...
Social Radical Democrats
... Social Radical Democrats (in Swedish Socialradikala Demokrater) is a political party in Ljusdal, Sweden ... prior to the 2005 Church Assembly elections in Ljusdal when ten Social Democratic Party members refused to accept the party's nomination results and decided to contest the elections ... The Social Radical Democrats ran on a programme of hostility to the Social Democrats, loudly accusing it of undemocratic practices, and received 21.2% of the vote and ...
Swiss Council Of States Election, 2007 - Results - Neuchâtel
... of States election Neuchâtel – First round Party Candidate Votes % ±% Social Democrats Gisèle Ory 17,155 15.3 Free Democrats Didier Burkhalter 16,927 15.1 Social Democrats Pierre Bonhôte 15,366 13.7 ...
Sigurd Ømann - Party Chairman
... on Denmark's EC membership in 1972 as well as the Social Democrats being in opposition and the need for the two left-wing parties to position themselves ... and the Socialist People's Party became the only party in parliament to the left of the Social Democrats ... Although Ømann wanted to cooperate with the Social Democrats, such cooperation did not start until 1973 when a national budget deficit created a wish ...

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