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  • British Politicians

    Umbrella Project for the Politicians of Great Britain. Pictured right: Benjamin Disraeli Please also add profiles to the apporpriate sub-project(s) associated with this umbrella project. Projects under this umbrella: 16th Century Members of Parliament 17th Century Members of Parliament 18th Century Members of Parliament 19th Century Members of Parliament 20th Century Members of ...

  • 19th Century British Politicians

    19th Century British Politicians Picture to right: William Tatton Egerton The list below is from Wikipedia UK MPs 1801–02 . Although there will be duplications through the years this is still a huge project and this list is just for starters. Please remember to add profiles to the umbrella project British Politicians and try to create a hyperlink to Geni profiles for the names listed...

  • Renaissance and Reformation (c1400-1600)

    Transitional period cultural, religious and political luminaries (c1400 - 1600). Project Profiles : As medieval intuitions crumble, radical changes begin to take place in European society. The economy, politics, culture, and religion all undergo a kind of transformation that shapes the development of Western Civilization as it enters the “modern” era. Interestingly, the birt...

  • 18th Century British Politicians

    18th Century British Politicians Picture Right: Henry Drummond who in 1774 entered parliament, representing Wendover, Buckinghamshire. He was a supporter of Lord North, and in 1780, at North’s suggestion, he was elected an MP for Midhurst in Sussex. He held that seat until 1790. It would be most helpful if when adding a profile you could please add it also to the alphabetical list be...

  • United States presidential election, 2016

    States presidential election, 2016=The United States presidential election of 2016 will be the 58th quadrennial U.S. presidential election and is to be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Voters in the election will select presidential electors, who in turn will elect a new President and Vice President of the United States. The incumbent president, Barack Obama, is ineligible to be elected to a ...

  • American politicians

    American politicians are people who are professionally involved in politics in the United States. Related projects Continental Congress United States Cabinet members United States Presidents and Vice Presidents United States Senators

  • United States Senators

    Welcome to the United States Senators project on Geni! This project aims to bring together all of the profiles for the men and women who have served in the upper house of the American legislature since it was first convened in 1789. Anyone who has ever served in the United States Senate should be added to the project. Resources The Senate maintains a list of all senators in U.S. history ,...

  • Whistleblowers

    A whistleblower ( whistle-blower or whistle blower ) is a person who exposes any kind of information or activity that is deemed illegal, unethical, or not correct within an organization that is either private or public. The information of alleged wrongdoing can be classified in many ways: violation of company policy/rules, law, regulation, or threat to public interest/national security, as well...

  • Speakers of the U.S. House of Representatives

    The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, or Speaker of the House, is the presiding officer of the United States House of Representatives. The office was established in 1789 by Article I, Section 2 of the United States Constitution, which states in part, "The House of Representatives shall choose their Speaker..." The current speaker is John Boehner, a Republican who represen...

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  • Presidents of Colombia

    Gobernantes de Colombia De Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre Saltar a: navegación, búsqueda El gobernante y el sistema de gobierno en el actual territorio de Colombia ha variado a lo largo del tiempo desde el tiempo precolombino hasta nuestros días. Durante el periodo prehispánico, los chibchas se reconocen como la más importante cultura en el territorio ...

  • Canadian Mayors

    This is the master project for all of the projects that are created to keep track of the Mayors in Canadian cities or towns. The following cities, towns and counties have been expanded out as part of this project and any of the profiles added to those projects should also be added to this one. Alberta Calgary Edmonton British Columbia Vancouver Victoria Manitoba Winn...

  • 2012 U.S. Federal Election

    This project is focused on candidates in the 2012 United States Federal Election for President of the United States . For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one of the Project Collaborators. Click here for instructions about using Wiki markup language. 2012 Primary ...

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  • Conservative Party of Canada (historical)

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the Canadian Federal Politicians who were members of the original Conservative Party of Canada from 1867 to December 10, 1942. The Conservative Party of Canada has gone by a variety of names over the years since Canadian Confederation. Initially known as the "Liberal-Conservative Party", it dropped "Liberal" from its name in 1873, although many...

  • Parti conservateur du Québec (Historical)

    The historical Parti conservateur du Québec (in English: Conservative Party of Quebec ) was a political party in Quebec, Canada from the 19th century until 1936 when it merged with members of the Action libérale nationale to form the Union Nationale.

  • Current World Leaders

    This project aims to create a global index of Geni profiles of current world leaders (chiefs / heads of states). Governments are listed in alphabetical order according to the most commonly used version of each country's name. Current World Leaders Afghanistan : President - Ashraf Ghani ; Prime Minister - Abdullah Abdullah Albania : President - Bujar Nishani; Prime ...

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  • New York State Legislature

    The New York State Legislature is the two houses that act as the state legislature of the U.S. state of New York. The New York Constitution does not designate an official term for the two houses together. It says only that "legislative power is vested in the senate and assembly." The session laws are published in the official Laws of New York.The permanent laws of a general nature are codified ...

  • Ohio General Assembly

    The Ohio General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Ohio. It consists of the 99-member Ohio House of Representatives and the 33-member Ohio Senate. Both houses of the General Assembly meet at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus. The General Assembly first convened in Chillicothe, then the Ohio capital, on March 1, 1803. The second constitution of Ohio, effective in 1851, too...

  • Louisiana Governors

    Governors of Louisiana: The following list chronicals the men and women that served as Govenors of Louisiana. The governorship of Louisiana has been occupied by a succession of influential figures from diverse cultures; First the French, then the Spanish, and finally the Americans. First French period (In parenthesis is years in office and the capital location) Baron Antoine Alfred de S...

  • Female Heads of State

    List of elected or appointed female heads of state -- From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, also Current Female Heads of State Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović , appointed 2015 President-elect , Croatia. Appointed Minister of European Integration in 2003 and was also Foreign Minister 2005-08. English and Spanish languages professor and former adviser in the Foreign Ministry. Finished seco...

  • Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom

    Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom Pictured right Arthur Balfour painted by Lawrence Alma-Tadema Try to collect and improve the profiles of Prime Ministers of the UK. The United Kingdom of Great Britain was created in 1707, and the first Prime Minister was Sir Robert Walpole. A list of Prime Ministers can be found here . List of PMs Robert Walpole Spencer Compton Henry Pelh...

  • United States Cabinet Members

    The United States Cabinet (usually referred to as the U.S. President's Cabinet or simplified as the Cabinet) is composed of the most senior appointed officers of the executive branch of the federal government of the United States. Its existence dates back to the first American President, George Washington, who appointed a Cabinet of four people (Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson; Secretary of...

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  • Indiana Governors

    Indiana Governors List of Governors of Indiana

  • United States Presidents and Vice Presidents

    This project is focused on Presidents and Vice Presidents of the United States of America and their families. The family trees of the more recent presidents can be a challenge to merge due to the number of living/private profiles. For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one ...

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  • CNN: Cable News Network

    The Cable News Network ( CNN ) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner. It was founded in 1980 by American media proprietor Ted Turner as a 24-hour cable news channel, however by April 2016, a CNN executive officially described the channel as "no longer a TV news network" and instead as "a 24-hour global...

  • Georgia General Assembly

    The Georgia General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. State of Georgia. It is bicameral, consisting of the Senate and the House of Representatives. Each of the General Assembly's 236 members serve two-year terms and are directly elected by constituents of their district. The Georgia State Constitution vests all legislative power with the General Assembly. Both houses have similar ...

  • Israeli all Knesset members חברי כל כנסות ישראל

    The Knesset (Hebrew: ‎הכנסת‎ ; lit. the gathering or assembly; Arabic: الكنيست‎) is the unicameral legislature of Israel, located in Givat Ram, Jerusalem. Role in Israeli Government The legislative branch of the Israeli government, the Knesset enacts laws, elects the president and prime ...

  • Skull and Bones

    Skull and Bones is an undergraduate senior or secret society at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut. It is a traditional peer society to Scroll and Key and Wolf's Head, as the three senior class 'landed societies' at Yale. The society is known informally as "Bones," and members are known as "Bonesmen." Until 1971, the organization published annual membership rosters, which were kept at Yale...

  • Governors of New Mexico (Nuevo México) from 1598 to present day

    Scope of project This project identifies the Governors of New Mexico from the governors of the Province of New Mexico under the Viceroyalty of New Spain beginning in 1598, to Susana Martinez, the current Governor of the state of New Mexico. Overview Governors of the Province of New Mexico under the Viceroyalty of New Spain (1598-1822) Mexican Governors of New Mexico (1822-1846) Gove...

  • Jewish mayors outside of Israel

    The purpose of this project is to be able to have a list of all of the Jewish Mayors outside of Israel. This project will be listed by continent, then by country and finally town or city. Africa South Africa Cape Town Hyman Liberman, Mayor from September 22, 1904 to September 19, 1907 Louis Gradner, Mayor from September 7, 1933 to November 5, 1935 Abe Bloomberg, Mayor from Septemb...

  • Premiers ministres de France

    Prime Ministers of France . ____________________________________________________ 1589-1610 : Maximilien de Béthune , duc de Sully 1610-1617 : Concino Concini , marquis d'Ancre 1624-1642 : Armand Jean du Plessis , cardinal de Richelieu 1642-1643 : - 1643-1661 : Giulio Raimondo Mazarini , cardinal Mazarin 1661-1683 : Jean-Baptiste Colbert

  • Continental Congress

    Overview The Continental Congress was a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies that became the governing body of the United States during the American Revolution. The Congress met from 1774 to 1789 in three incarnations. The leader, moderator or presiding member was not officially given the title of President until the Articles of Confederation were ratified. The First Continent...

  • Split i Splićani

    Splitski gradonačelnici kroz povijest Načelnici za francuske uprave (1805-1813) 1806–1809 Jakov pl. Cindro 1809–1810, 1810–1811 Petar pl. Alberti , v.d. načelnik 1810 Antun Sarti, v.d. načelnik 1810 Nikola pl. Ivelio, v.d. načelnik 1811–1813 Josip pl. Cindro Načelnici za austrijske uprave (1813-1918) 181...

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  • Lord Mayors of London

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to bring all the Lord Mayors of London at one meeting place. wikipedia: wikipedia: Note: the position of Lord Mayor of London is NOT the same as Mayor of London The incumbent Lord Mayor of London is Michael Bear The incumbent Mayor of London is Boris Johnson - Wikipedia Boris Johnson is a Mayor of London and NOT a Lord ...

  • Filipino Politicians

    This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Filipino politicians. Profiles here are those of elected and appointed government officials -- past and present, executive and legislative. Image: This is the main building of the Malacañang Palace (the residence of the President of the Republic), facing the Pasig River. Find more under the Philippine master project page, Fam...

  • Presidents of the Philippines

    This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Presidents and Vice-Presidents of the Philippines, as well as their spouses. Find more at the master project page, Families of the Philippines . Image: This is the main building of the Malacañang Palace (the residence of the President of the Republic), facing the Pasig River. Master Profiles for Presidents of the Philippines ...

  • Notable Huguenot descendants - United States

    Notable Huguenots or people from Huguenot descent United States Arts & Entertainment James Agee , American screenwriter and Pulitzer prize winning author Earl W. Bascom, American rodeo cowboy, artist, and sculptor William Christopher, American actor Joan Crawford , American actress Davy Crockett , American folk hero Johnny Depp , American actor Philip Morin Freneau...

  • New York Governors

    Objective This project brings together the governors of the state of New York. This covers the state in all its historical phases - including colonial times. Background The state of New York was born as the Dutch province of New Netherland . After the early exploration of the island of Manhattan by Henry Hudson in 1609 - and the adjacent 'North River' (now called Hudson River ) - the char...

  • United States Senators from New Jersey

    United States Senators from New Jersey List of United States Senators from New Jersey (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from New Jersey (with wikipedia links)

  • Governadores do Brasil colonial

    Capitanias hereditárias (1504-1553) As 15 capitanias iniciais, localização territorial aproximada e seus donatários Baía de Todos os Santos - Foz do Rio São Francisco (AL/SE) a Itaparica (BA): Francisco Pereira Coutinho Ceará - Parnaíba (PI) a Fortaleza (CE): Antônio Cardoso de Barros Espírito Santo - Mucuri (BA) a ...

  • United States Senators from Arizona

    United States Senators from Arizona United States Senators from Arizona (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Arizona (with wikipedia links): Ashurst, Henry (1874 - 1962) Cameron, Ralph (1863 - 1953) DeConcini, Dennis (1937 - ) Fannin, Paul (1907 - 2002) Goldwater, Barry (1909 - 1998)

  • Public Service & Community Engagement

    This project is created for all political and civic leaders who have become as a pebble-in-a-pond, for better or worse. It also seeks to address unique challenges and issues associated with civic participation and its effect on zeitgeist and the study of genealogy. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Robert Francis Kennedy --- "Each time a man s...

  • Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario

    The Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario (French: Parti progressiste-conservateur de l'Ontario ), often shortened to Ontario PC Party or PC , is a right-of-centre political party in Ontario, Canada. As of the end of 2015, it governed the province for 80 of the 148 years since Confederation, including an uninterrupted run from 1943 to 1985. It is the Official Opposition in the current Legis...

  • Liberal Party of Canada

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  • United States House of Representatives from Alaska

    Alaska's current delegation to the United States House of Representatives. Don Young

  • Justices of the U. S. Supreme Court

    from Wikipedia: Supreme Court of the United States The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest court in the United States. Informally referred to as the High Court or by the acronym SCOTUS, it has ultimate (but largely discretionary) appellate jurisdiction over all state and federal courts, and original jurisdiction over a small range of cases. The Court, which meets in th...

  • Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba

    The Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba is the only right-wing political party in Manitoba, Canada. It is also the official opposition party in the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba entering the 41st Manitoba general election on April 19, 2016.

  • Quebec Liberal Party

    The Quebec Liberal Party (French: Parti libéral du Québec , PLQ) is a federalist provincial political party in Quebec, Canada. It has been independent of the federal Liberal Party of Canada since 1955.The party has traditionally supported a form of Quebec federalism that supports Quebec remaining within the Canadian federation while also supporting reforms that would allow Quebec ...

  • Legislative Council of Quebec

    From 1867 until 1968, the Legislative Council of Quebec (French; Conseil législatif du Québec ) was the unelected upper house of the bicameral legislature in the Canadian province of Quebec. The Legislative Assembly was the elected lower house.The Council was composed of 24 members, appointed by the Lieutenant Governor upon recommendation of the Premier. Each councillor nominally ...

  • Bloc populaire canadien

    The Bloc populaire canadien was a political party in the Canadian province of Quebec from 1942 to 1947. It was founded on September 8, 1942 by opponents of conscription during World War II. The party ran candidates at both federal and provincial levels.

  • Speakers of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta

    The Speaker of the Alberta Legislative Assembly , is the presiding officer in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. The Speaker is selected by secret ballot in the first session of a new legislative assembly. List of Speakers Liberal Charles W. Fisher (1905–1920) Charles Pingle (1920–1922) United Farmers Oran McPherson (1922–1926) George Johnston (1926&...

  • New Democratic Party (Canada)

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  • Manitoba New Democratic Party

    The Manitoba New Democratic Party (NDP) is a social-democratic political party in Manitoba, Canada. It is the provincial wing of the federal New Democratic Party of Canada, and is a successor to the Manitoba Co-operative Commonwealth Federation. It is currently the governing party in Manitoba with an election scheduled for April 19, 2016 .

  • Union Nationale

    The Union Nationale (French pronunciation: ​[ynjɔ̃ nasjɔnal]) was a conservative and nationalist provincial political party in Quebec, Canada, that identified with Québécois autonomism. It was created during the Great Depression and held power in Quebec from 1936 to 1939, and from 1944 to 1960 and from 1966 to 1970. The party was founded by Maurice Dupl...

  • Bloc Québécois

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  • Progressive Conservative Party of Prince Edward Island

    The Progressive Conservative Party of Prince Edward Island is one of two major political parties on Prince Edward Island. It and its rival, the Liberals have alternated in power since responsible government was granted in 1851 and are the only two parties represented in the PEI Legislative Assembly. The policies of the Liberals and Progressive Conservatives (PCs) are very similar. The major d...

  • Labour Parties in Canada

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of those who served as Labour politicians in any of the following:* The Canadian House of Commons (serving as an MP)* Any Provincial Legislature (serving as any of the following: MHA, MLA, MNA, MPP)

  • Ontario Liberal Party

    The Ontario Liberal Party (French: Parti libéral de l'Ontario ) is a provincial political party in the province of Ontario, Canada. It has formed the Government of Ontario since the provincial election of 2003. The party is ideologically aligned with the Liberal Party of Canada but the two parties are organizationally independent and have separate, though overlapping, memberships. The pa...

  • Manitoba Liberal Party

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  • Conservative Party of Canada

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  • Northwest Territories Liberal Party

    The Northwest Territories Liberal Party was a short-lived branch of the Liberal Party of Canada in the Northwest Territories. History The party existed between 1898 and 1905. In 1905, the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan were created from the heavily populated areas of the Northwest Territories. The members of the NWT Liberal Party joined the Alberta Liberal Party or the Saskatchewan L...

  • Independent Canadian Senators

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the Canadian Senators that were seated as Independent Senators.

  • Yukon Progressive Conservative Party

    The Yukon Progressive Conservative Party (in French: Parti progressiste-conservateur du Yukon ) was a conservative political party in Yukon, Canada. It is now known as the Yukon Party .==History==The Yukon Progressive Conservative Party was founded in April 1978. Long time Yukon legislator Hilda Watson was elected the party's first leader defeating Yukon MP Erik Nielsen by one vote.[1] Watson h...

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  • Yukon Party

    The Yukon Party (in French: Parti du Yukon ), is a conservative political party in Yukon, Canada. It used to be known as the Yukon Progressive Conservative Party.==Declining fortunes==With Prime Minister Brian Mulroney's Progressive Conservative federal government's decreasing popularity, the Yukon Progressive Conservatives decided to sever its relations with the federal Conservatives, and rena...

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  • Yukon New Democratic Party

    The Yukon New Democratic Party (NDP) is a social-democratic political party in the Yukon territory of Canada.The Yukon NDP first formed the government of the territory under the leadership of Tony Penikett from 1985 to 1992, and under the leadership of Piers McDonald from 1996 to 2000. The party's current leader is Elizabeth Hanson. The NDP sat as official opposition to the current Yukon Party ...

  • Yukon Liberal Party

    The Yukon Liberal Party is a political party in the Yukon Territory in Canada.==History==After twenty years as a minor party, the Yukon Liberal Party won the 2000 general election and formed a government under Premier Pat Duncan. The government was plagued with defections, however, and was reduced to minority government status. Duncan called a snap election for November 2002 in the hope of rega...

  • Wildrose Party

    The Wildrose Party (legally Wildrose Political Association , formerly the Wildrose Alliance Political Association) is a conservative provincial political party in Alberta, Canada. The party was formed out of the Alberta Alliance Party in early 2008 following its merger with the unregistered Wildrose Party of Alberta. The wild rose is Alberta's provincial flower.It contested the 2008 provincial ...

  • United Farmers of Ontario

    The United Farmers of Ontario (UFO) was a political party in Ontario, Canada. It was the Ontario provincial branch of the United Farmers movement of the early part of the 20th century.==History=====Foundation and rise (1914-1919)===The UFO was founded in 1914 by the union of various farmers' organizations that had been created over the previous fifteen years.[1] James J. Morrison was the leadin...

  • United Farmers of Alberta

    The United Farmers of Alberta (UFA) is an association of Alberta farmers that has served different roles in its 100-year history - as a lobby group, a successful political party, and as a farm-supply retail chain. As a political party, it formed the government of Alberta from 1921 to 1935.Since 1935, it has primarily been an agricultural supply cooperative headquartered in Calgary. As of 2012, ...

  • Action libérale nationale

    The Action libérale nationale (ALN, in English: National Liberal Action ) was a short-lived provincial political party in Quebec, Canada. It was founded during the Great Depression and led by Paul Gouin. The ALN played an important role in the foundation of the Union Nationale.

  • Social Credit Party of Canada

    The Social Credit Party of Canada (French: Parti Crédit social du Canada ) colloquially known as the Socreds , was a conservative-populist political party in Canada that promoted social credit theories of monetary reform. It was the federal wing of the Canadian social credit movement.=Origins and founding: 1935–1963=The Canadian social credit movement was largely an out-growth of ...

  • Saskatchewan Party

    The Saskatchewan Party is a conservative political party in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. The party was established in 1997 by a coalition of former provincial Progressive Conservative and Liberal party members and supporters who sought to remove the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party (NDP) from power.The Saskatchewan Party served as the province's Official Opposition until the provinci...

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  • Saskatchewan Liberal Party

    The Saskatchewan Liberal Party is a liberal political party in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.==History=====Early history (to 1944)===The party dominated Saskatchewan politics for the province's first forty years and provided six of the first seven Premiers who served between the province's creation in 1905 and World War II. Located on the middle of the political spectrum, it assiduously...

  • Reform Party of Canada

    The Reform Party of Canada (French: Parti réformiste du Canada ) was a right-wing populist[ federal political party in Canada that existed from 1987 to 2000. Reform was founded as a Western Canada-based protest movement and eventually became a populist conservative (largely socially conservative) party. Initially, the Reform Party was motivated by the perceived need for democratic reform...

  • Québec solidaire

    Québec solidaire ( QS ; pronounced: [ke.bɛk sɔ.li.dɛʁ]) is a social-democratic and sovereigntist political party in Quebec, Canada. The party and media outlets in Canada usually use the name "Québec solidaire" in both French and English, but the party's name is sometimes translated as "Solidarity Quebec" or "Quebec Solidarity" in foreign English-languag...

  • Progressive Conservative Party of Saskatchewan

    The Progressive Conservative Party of Saskatchewan is a right-of-centre political party in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. Prior to 1942, it was known as the Conservative Party of Saskatchewan . Members are commonly known as Tories. History Early years, 1912–34 It nominated candidates for the first time in the 1912 election, seven years after the province of Saskatchewan was...

  • Progressive Conservative Party of New Brunswick

    The Progressive Conservative Party of New Brunswick (French: Parti progressiste-conservateur du Nouveau-Brunswick ) is a centre-right, conservative political party in the Canadian province of New Brunswick. The party has its origins in the pre-Canadian confederation Conservative Party that opposed the granting of responsible government to the colony. It has historically followed the Red Tory tr...

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  • Dalslands riksdagsledamöter

    Project description This project presents politicians from Dalsland, representing the region's electoral districts in the Swedish parliament, The Riksdag. Always write some info about the person's years as a politician on their profile page. Also add a link here in the list below (under construction). Due to profile privacy settings it might be difficult to add profiles for people still ali...

  • Alberta Liberal Party

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  • Canadian Alliance

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  • Alberta Social Credit Party

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  • Progressive Party of Canada

    The Progressive Party of Canada (French: Parti progressiste du Canada ) was a federal-level political party in Canada in the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. It was linked with the provincial United Farmers parties in several provinces, and it spawned the Progressive Party of Saskatchewan, and the Progressive Party of Manitoba, which formed the government of that province. The Progressive Party was part...

  • Progressive Party of Manitoba

    The Progressive Party of Manitoba , Canada, was a political party that developed from the United Farmers of Manitoba, an agrarian movement that became politically active following World War I. A successor to the Manitoba Grain Growers' Association, the UFM represented the interests of farmers frustrated with traditional political parties.Unlike the United Farmers, the Progressive Party of Manit...

  • Progressive Party of Saskatchewan

    The Progressive Party of Saskatchewan was a provincial section of the Progressive Party of Canada and was active from the 1920s to the mid-1930s. The Progressives were an agrarian, social democratic political movement originally dedicated to political and economic reform and challenging economic policies that favoured the financial and industrial interests in Central Canada over agrarian and to...

  • Unionist Party (Canada)

    The Unionist Party was formed in 1917 by Members of Parliament (MPs) in Canada who supported the "Union government" formed by Sir Robert Borden during the First World War.In May 1917, Conservative Prime Minister Borden proposed the formation of a national unity government or coalition government to Liberal leader Sir Wilfrid Laurier in order to enact conscription, and to govern for the remainde...

  • Ontario New Democratic Party

    The Ontario New Democratic Party ( ONDP or NDP ; French: Nouveau Parti démocratique de l'Ontario ), is a social democratic political party in Ontario, Canada. It is a provincial section of the federal New Democratic Party. It was formed in October 1961 from the Ontario section of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (Ontario CCF) and the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL).For many ye...

  • Nova Scotia New Democratic Party

    The Nova Scotia New Democratic Party is a social-democratic provincial party in Nova Scotia, Canada. It is aligned with the federal New Democratic Party (NDP). Originally founded as the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) in 1932, it became the New Democratic Party in 1961. It became the governing party of Nova Scotia following the 2009 Nova Scotia Election. They made history by becoming...

  • Nova Scotia Liberal Party

    The Liberal Party of Nova Scotia is a political party in Nova Scotia, Canada.==Origins==The party is descended from the pre-Confederation Reformers in Nova Scotia who coalesced around Joseph Howe demanding the institution of responsible government. The Liberals (Reformers) formed several governments in the colony between 1848 and 1867.The party split during the debate on Confederation, with How...

  • Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (Nova Scotia Section)

    Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 1933-1961 Since shortly after confederation, Nova Scotia has had a two-party system in which power alternated between the Nova Scotia Liberal Party and Progressive Conservatives. In the 1920 provincial election the left had a breakthrough with the United Farmers winning six seats and the Independent Labour Party winning 5. The two forces joined together to f...

  • Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador

    The Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador is a centre-right provincial political party in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Originally founded in 1949 the party has formed the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador since the 2003 general election. Paul Davis has served as party leader since September 13, 2014, and was sworn in as the 12th Premier of Newfoundland and Labr...

  • Northwest Territories Liberal-Conservative Party

    The Northwest Territories Liberal-Conservative Party also known formally as the Liberal-Conservative Association prior to 1903 and the Territorial Conservative Association after 1903, was a short lived political party in the Northwest Territories, Canada. from 1897–1905. It was a branch of the federal Conservative Party of Canada (historical).

  • Provincial Rights Party

    he Provincial Rights Party was a Canadian political party founded and led by Frederick W.A.G. Haultain in 1905 to contest elections in the new province of Saskatchewan.Haultain had been Premier of the North-West Territories prior to the province's creation. He hoped to lead a government in the place of the Saskatchewan Liberal Party, which was backed by the federal government of Sir Wilfrid Lau...

  • New Democratic Party of Prince Edward Island

    The New Democratic Party of Prince Edward Island (NDP PEI) is a social-democratic political party in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island, and a branch of the federal New Democratic Party (NDP).

  • Newfoundland and Labrador New Democratic Party

    The Newfoundland and Labrador New Democratic Party (NL NDP) is a social democratic political party in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is a provincial section of the federal New Democratic Party. It was formed in 1961 as the successor to the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) and the Newfoundland Democratic Party. The party first contested the 1962 provincial election.

  • Canadian Prime Ministers

    Canadian Prime Ministers This project is focused on Prime Ministers of Canada and their families. The family trees of the more recent prime ministers can be a challenge to merge due to the number of living/private profiles. This project contains two lists: 1) the Joint Premiers of the Province of Canada, who were the heads of government of the Province of Canada from the 1841 unification of...

  • Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

    The Co-operative Commonwealth Federation ( CCF ) (French: Fédération du Commonwealth Coopératif ( FCC ), from 1955 the Parti social démocratique du Canada ( PSD )) was a social-democratic and democratic socialist political party in Canada. The CCF was founded in 1932 in Calgary, Alberta, by a number of socialist, agrarian, co-operative, and labour groups, and the Lea...

  • Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (Manitoba Section)

    The Cooperative Commonwealth Federation (Manitoba Section) (CCF), known informally as the Manitoba CCF , was a provincial branch of the national Canadian party by the same name. The national CCF was the dominant social-democratic party in Canada from the 1930s to the early 1960s, when it merged with the labour movement to become the New Democratic Party. The Manitoba CCF, created in 1932, playe...

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