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Christen-Democratisch En Vlaams - History
... It originated in the 19th century catholic party, or 'parti conservateur' (conservative party) ... the new fraction of the so-called Christian-democrats shifted the focus of the party slightly to the left ... In the interwar years the party was renamed Catholic Block ...
Leader Of The Opposition (Ireland)
... The current incumbent is Micheál Martin TD of the Fianna Fáil party ... By convention, the Leader of the Opposition is the leader of the largest party not in government ... Historically the two largest parties have nearly always been Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael, and so the position of Leader of the Opposition has alternated between them ...
Bloc Of National Minorities
... Blok fon Nashonal Minorities), was a political party in the Second Polish Republic, representing a coalition of various ethnic minorities in Poland, primarily Ukrainians, Belarusians, Jews and Germans ... election, 1930, doing very well in the 1922 elections (19.5% and the second largest party) and '28 elections (14% and the third largest party) ... In 1930 elections which were considered not free, it fared poorly (3% and the ninth largest party) ...
Fianna Fáil
... Fianna Fáil – The Republican Party, more commonly known as Fianna Fáil is a centrist to centre-right Irish republican and conservative political party in Ireland, founded ... Fáil has been seen as to the left of Fine Gael and to the right of the Labour Party and is generally seen as a classic "catch all" populist party ... Fáil has led governments including parties of the centre-left (Labour and the Green Party) and of the centre-right (the now-defunct Progressive Democrats) and is often seen as a pragmatic party ...
Subdivisions Of The Netherlands - Politics - Political Parties
... Because of the multi-party system, no single party has held a majority in parliament since the 19th century, and coalition cabinets had to be formed ... second were the social democrats, of which the Labour Party (PvdA), and third were the liberals, of which the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) is the main ... In the 1970s, the party system became more volatile the Christian democratic parties lost seats, while new parties became successful, such as the radical democrat and progressive liberal D66 ...

Famous quotes containing the words party and/or largest:

    It is well-known what a middleman is: he is a man who bamboozles one party and plunders the other.
    Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881)

    We saw many straggling white pines, commonly unsound trees, which had therefore been skipped by the choppers; these were the largest trees we saw; and we occasionally passed a small wood in which this was the prevailing tree; but I did not notice nearly so many of these trees as I can see in a single walk in Concord.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)