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democrat in Policies topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdemocratdem‧ocrat /ˈdeməkræt/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 PPPsomeone who believes in democracy, or works to achieve it
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democratBut democrats are not necessarily for de-centralisation.He says that the council has already had extra funding, how much more do the labour and liberal democrat councillors want?The liberal democrats and labour say their budget was the only way to prevent drastic cuts.The liberal democrats wanted a more modest overspend ... seven million.Yeltsin is taking shots from Communists, ultranationalists and even the progressive democrats who used to be his allies.The Senate democrats were no longer afraid of him.Here is the social democrat refusing to condemn the absurdities he chronicles so well; or simply producing half-baked observations.The rest of the democrats are wavering between supporting Yeltsin and Yavlinsky.