Essays Tagged: "Democrats"

Brief description of the Democratic Political party, and why one should vote for the democrats

The Democrats are one of the oldest political parties today. Their ideals have appealed too many. Over t ... eir ideas in a convincing way. The Democratic Party has remained strong by appealing to many people.Democrats work for the "little guy." They try to help out our veterans, and make sure that social se ... he "little guy." They try to help out our veterans, and make sure that social security is reliable. Democrats are interested in making our nations public schools better. Children should have more choi ...

(2 pages) 221 4 3.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Development of Major Political Parties in America

arty nation from 1800 to 1820. In 1828 the Jeffersonain(Democratic Republican) Party split into the Democrats and the Whigs. The Democratswanted the states to have more power and the Whigs wanted stro ... Great Depression when the Republican Policy was ineffective in relieving the economic problems. The Democrats dominated for the most part through the 1960s. However, the Republicans have won five of t ...

(1 pages) 122 2 2.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Truman's History, how he bacame an U.S president

amar, Missouri. His father, John Anderson Truman and his mother Martha Ellen Young Truman were both Democrats. Young Truman grew up a farm boy. In 1901 Harry graduated from high school and had planned ... o Ferrell, 'Wallace's party was considered to be the liberals and his candidacy pushed most liberal democrats into a new Democratic party organization, Americans for Democratic Action.' 'This organiza ...

(17 pages) 110 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents


e fact that funding in Medicare's budget will not last but another four years. Both Republicans and Democrats have ideas on how this budget should be reformed, but the two have not yet come to a media ...

(6 pages) 425 0 3.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The rise of the Democrats and Whigs

Democrats and WhigsIn the 1830s the rise of a new political party in America emerged. During the pre ... dential power. The Whigs condemned him as "King Andrew I". While the Whig party was developing, the Democrats, a strong group founded earlier by Jefferson, were eager to challenge the Whigs. The Whigs ... opposed each other's beliefs, public policies, and supporters. Of the many issues the Whigs and the Democrats disagreed on, slavery, banking, and tariffs were the most prominent arguments.Southerners ...

(3 pages) 108 2 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Manifest Destiny - How did it ffect Americans ?

ted by all Americans. Whig party leaders strongly opposed territorial growth, and even expansionist Democrats argued about how much new land should be acquired. Many supporters of this idea of Manifes ...

(2 pages) 139 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Difficulties of African American's lives in this countries.

for Republicans but the conservative Republican policies of the 20th century caused many to become Democrats. Today, many blacks are very supportive of the Democratic Party. There are a number of rea ...

(5 pages) 184 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Democratic-Republicans.

ers agreed, this lead to the creation of the two most important political parties ever created, the Democrats and the Republicans. Both groups hsve their likes and dislikes and the people's vote helps ... educate the common people in what is happening so that their minds are improved in some way.Today'sDemocrats views on foreign policy are currently revolving around the situation with the war on Iraq. ...

(6 pages) 113 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Off year election and why it is important that Bush has established the majority in the two houses in this election.

o three parts: "to raise the stakes and lengthen the debate on our dealings with Iraq, to press the Democrats to accept the White House version of a Department of Homeland Security (and hammer them if ... inspectors Bush will get his way and one part of his agenda by attacking Baghdad even if loudmouth democrats feel different. This attack on Baghdad will significantly change political ways in the Mid ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Racial segregation in the South by the end of the 1890's.

the more rigid system of racial segregation emerged with the problems between the Populists and the Democrats in the 1892 election and also with the Supreme Court's decision in the case Plessy v. Ferg ... ion in the case Plessy v. Ferguson.Before the election of 1892, the blacks had broken away from the Democrats and followed the evolving Populist Party. During the election though, the Democrats were v ...

(2 pages) 160 3 3.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

How far is it true to say that the Weimar Republic was doomed from its foundation?

ever unable to survive, and only 25 years later replaced by the dictatorship of Hitler. Indeed, the democrats lacked legitimacy right from the start. Directly after the war, army generals blamed the S ... universally accepted by the people who were not a all prepared for the defeat, and outraged by the democrats' signing of the treaty, which burdened the people wih huge reparation payments. The task f ...

(5 pages) 66 2 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Presidential Scandals In the Last 30 Years.

. In June of 1972, five of Nixon's workers were caught breaking into the Watergate office where the Democrats headquarters were. The five men wanted to tap their phones and listen to all their plans. ... ave an affair but he didn't lie under oath. The House of Representatives wanted to impeach him. The Democrats didn't vote to impeach him and the Republicans did. Many thought that it was a political a ...

(3 pages) 62 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Its a campiagn for president in the US. The campiagn is based on being a democrat.

My CampaignThe Democrats are one of the oldest political parties today. Their ideals have appeal to many. Over the ... elieve in more restrictions on underage smoking. The environment is also an area of concern for all democrats. The government should work with business to solve environmental issues. Law enforcement s ... o flush out terrorism wherever it flourishes. Military technology should be tightly controlled. The democrats have strong ideas that have nearly devised the way to make America a better nation.Another ...

(3 pages) 29 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Growth Of political Parties in the 1790s.

d effect of introducing political discussion among the masses of the people, and in a few years the Democrats coalesced with the Republicans as a single national party. The Federalists, however, conti ...

(2 pages) 43 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This is an essay about the Electon of 1876

e representatives, and five Supreme Court justices; 8 of which were Republicans and 7 of which were Democrats. The commission awarded the Presidency to Hayes. Infuriated by this decision, Democrats th ... on, Democrats threatened to block Hayes inauguration. A compromise was arranged in February between Democrats and Republicans over the matter. In exchange for Hayes to become President, the Republican ...

(1 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Second-party system in the 1800s

was the Democratic Republicans. The Democratic-Republicans diverged into two different parties, the Democrats and the Whigs. The cause of this split into a second-party system lied with opposition tow ... rent interests and different people that became difficult. A new party developed in contrast to the Democrats who supported the common man. The Whig party, however, represented more educated people, s ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Analysis of Eugene McCarthy's Anti-Vietnam War Campaign Speech that would "Crystallize Dissent"

Adlai Stevenson and JFK, McCarthy effectively sent his message through at a Conference of Concerned Democrats on December 2, 1967. Eugene McCarthy was one of the sole people in government that protest ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

In what ways and to what extent did constitutional and social developments between 1860 and 1877 amount to a revolution?

because it required abalance between free and slave states. Slavery was also a big issue between theDemocrats in the 1860 election because they could not agree on the issue of popularsovereignty. This ... he conservatives had been fighting reconstruction in the South. The South hadalways had people (the democrats) opposed to black suffrage. Gideon Wells said, "TheFederal government has no di ...

(3 pages) 126 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Government Oversight of Corporate Finances

ted endlessly due to the fact that politics comes into play when you discuss "government" anything. Democrats will say that this would not be necessary if a Republican was not in office and the Republ ...

(2 pages) 112 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The Political Dreams and Realities of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Brief political life of this Democratic Roosevelt.

as 28 years old when he became a candidate for a New York district. He was chosen to represents the Democrats because he was a well known figure and he had the money to pay for his own expenses. He wa ... ter a campaign stressing deep personal interest. They say that this was the first good year for the Democrats.Roosevelt became a well known character after he led the Democrats to the refusal to follo ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers