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What party did the Democratic-Republican Party become?

The Democratic-Republican Party split into two separate parties in 1824: the National Republican Party and the Democratic Party. The National Republican Party later becoming (MORE)

Why did the Progressives and Dixiecrats bolt from the Democratic Party in 1948?

The Progressives did not bolt from the Democratic Party in 1948.  They were actually an increasingly dominant part of the Democratic  party in the 1950s and 1960s.    (MORE)

Why is there a Republican Party and a democratic party?

The Republican and Democratic parties exist due to the strikingly contrasting ethnic and cultural differences of each. Though both parties originally lacked ideological differ (MORE)

How did the emancipation proclamation advance democratic progress?

It didn't directly, as it merely 'proclaimed' things it couldn't enforce. It was a tactical war measure, chiefly aimed at making it politically impossible for the British to h (MORE)

Why Democratic Party instead of Democrat Party?

Because the name of the party is and for more than a century hasbeen the Democratic Party. The term "Democrat Party" is anintentional mispronunciation of that name, popularize (MORE)

Why did progressives and dixiecrats boltthe Democratic Party in 1948?

During the 1948 presidential election, southern Democrats, known as  'Dixiecrats,' chose to leave the party because of its civil rights  policy. It had evolved from its earl (MORE)

What was the progressive party?

The Progressive Party was a party created by Theodore Roosevelt in  1912. When he didn't receive the support of the Republican party  for the presidential election, and Will (MORE)