1.prejudice in favor of or against one thing, person, or group compared with another, usually in a way considered to be unfair
a person who applies for a job or is nominated for election
the governing body of a nation, state, or community
is a list of the values and actions which are supported by a political party or individual candidate
party platform
is a system of politics and government
political system
1.the aggregate of people living together in a more or less ordered community
1.a person or group besides the two primarily involved in a situation, especially a dispute
third party
is a system where two major political parties dominate politics within a government
two party system
1.a formal discussion on a particular topic in a public meeting or legislative assembly, in which opposing arguments are put forward
1.a formal and organized process of electing or being elected, especially of members of a political body
1.a quality or accomplishment that makes someone suitable for a particular job or activity
.a group of people who act or work together in support of a cause
interest group
.seek to influence (a politician or public official) on an issue
1.an ancient region of Asia, southwest of the Caspian Sea, corresponding approximately to present-day Azerbaijan, northwestern Iran, and northeastern Iraq
1.a formal written request, typically one signed by many people, appealing to authority with respect to a particular cause
is the principled guide to action taken by the administrative executive branches of the state
public policy
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view