Other articles related to "minority party, party, minority":
... The Minority Party is a Danish political party which was founded in 2000 by a group of minority groups ... One of the party's primus motors were Rune Engelbreht Larsen, who was chairman of the party during the 2005 parliamentary election ... During the 2005 election campaign, the Minority Party opposed the consensus among most Danish parties to tighten immigration controls further ...
... The party with a majority of seats in the House is known as the majority party ... The next-largest party is the minority party ... The Speaker, committee chairs, and some other officials are generally from the majority party they have counterparts (for instance, the "ranking members" of committees) in the minority ...
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“Time and I against any two.”
Quoted by Cardinal Mazarin during the minority of Louis XIV.