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1. an advocate of democracy; adherent of democratic principles
2. a member or supporter of a democratic party or movement


(in the US) a member or supporter of the Democratic Party
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So he reasons, because, as I said, he is born an aristocrat;--so I don't believe, because I was born a democrat."
He admits that the democrats are right in insisting that equality is a necessary element in the state, though he thinks they do not admit the importance of other equally necessary elements.
Democrat Elizabeth "Liz" Chaplin, a 53-year-old accounts payable professional from Downers Grove
Democrat Ricardo Lara was leading Republican-turned-independent Steve Poizner in the race for California Insurance Commissioner.
HD-23: Republican Mayes Middleton and Democrat Amanda Jamrok are running for the seat being vacated by defeated state Rep.
Guide to who is standing for Kirklees Council local elections 2018 *Seat currently held by Labour's Peter McBride ALL CANDIDATES FOR 23 WARDS HAVE NOW BEEN CONFIRMED AND AWAIT YOUR VOTE | Denby Dale: Waheed Anwar: Liberal Democrats By JOANNE DOUGLAS joanne.douglas@examiner, @joannedouglas0 CANDIDATES vying for seats on Kirklees Council have now been confirmed.
It hasn't always been this way, with Democrat equaling pro-choice and Republican equaling pro-life, Day says.
Democrat Lee Beyer was leading Michael Spasaro, 54 percent to 41 percent, in Senate District 6, which includes Springfield.
Joni Marie Cutler, representative (democrat) from South Dakota.
Jan Clein (Liverpool Council, Liberal Democrat) Abstained
With the help of their allies in Congress, Adelstein and Copps will "put [the Republican commissioners] in a vise in the hearings," according to one Washington Democrat who follows communications issues.

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