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Democratic party
Republican party
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Philosophy Favors "liberal" positions, social measures, the welfare state, the struggle against inequalities, progressive income taxes, government intervention. Favors economic liberalism, free enterprise, cuts in social programs, limited government and tax cuts. Generally opposes abortion and same-sex marriage Nickname: GOP = Grand Old Party
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