United Party

United Party is a term used various political parties:

  • United Party of Canada
  • United Party (Papua New Guinea)
  • United States United Party
  • United Party for National Development, Zambia
  • United Party (Gambia)
  • United Party (UK)
  • United Party (Kosovo)

Defunct parties of the name include:

  • United Party (South Africa)
  • United Party (New Zealand)
  • United Party (Ghana)
  • United Federal Party, Southern Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe
  • United Party (British Virgin Islands)
  • Unite the Right, a movement to unite the conservative parties in Canada.

Other articles related to "party, united party":

South African General Election, 1953 - Campaign
... Since the 1948 general election Dr Malan's Reunited National Party had merged with its coalition partner, the Afrikaner Party ... The merged party was named the National Party (NP) ... The principal opposition party was the United Party (UP) ...
South African General Election, 1943 - Party Changes Since The Last General Election
... There were significant changes to the South African party system, during the 1938-1943 Parliament ... The United Party split in 1939, over the issue of South Africa's participation in the Second World War ... The Smuts cabinet included pro-war members of the United Party, as well as the leaders of the Dominion and Labour parties ...
Southern Rhodesian Legislative Assembly - Election Results
... Term Election Party Seats Won 1st 29 April 1924 Rhodesian Party 26 Independent 4 2nd 19 September 1928 Rhodesian Party 22 Progressive Party 4 Labour Party 3 ...
Jacobus Gideon Nel Strauss
1900 – 7 March 1990), was leader of the South African United Party from 1950 to 1956 ... In the 1953 election the United Party under Strauss lost seven seats, while their opponents the National Party gained twenty-five more seats and a majority in Parliament ... Following this election, the United Party suffered two splits, creating the Liberal Party and the Union Federal Party ...

Famous quotes containing the words party and/or united:

    A party is perpetually corrupted by personality.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Falling in love with a United States Senator is a splendid ordeal. One is nestled snugly into the bosom of power but also placed squarely in the hazardous path of exposure.
    Barbara Howar (b. 1934)