History, Politics & Society
Word and Phrase Origins
Definitions
Word Games

Definition of political law?

Answer

Wiki User
06/12/2008

A political "law" is a phrase such as " all politics is local" that is repeated so often that it becomes "true." Such "truths" may stand the test of time, but many do not. For example, it used to be a political law that the Vice-presidency was one step away from total obscurity.