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What are the main political groups?

What are the main political groups?

The United States has only two major political parties: the Democrats and the Republicans.

How many political groups are in the EU parliament?

seven political groups
The Members of the European Parliament sit in political groups. The MEPs of the various countries come from over 165 political parties. To make work easier, they are organised into seven political groups in the European Parliament.

What are the political groups in the UK?

House of Commons Parliamentary parties

Party Date of foundation UK vote share % (2019 general election)
Conservative and Unionist Party 1834 (1678 as Tory Party) 43.6
Labour Party Co-operative Party 1900 1917 (Co-operative) 32.2
Scottish National Party 1934 3.9
Liberal Democrats 1988 (1859 as Liberal Party) (1678 as Whig Party) 11.5

What are the 5 political parties of Spain?

Spain has a multi-party system at both the national and regional level. Nationally, there are five dominant political parties: Podemos (left-wing), PSOE (centre-left), Ciudadanos (centre-right), Partido Popular (centre-right to right-wing) and Vox (right-wing to far-right).

Is renew Europe right wing?

Renew Europe (Renew) is a liberal, pro-European political group of the European Parliament founded for the ninth European Parliament term.

Is Tories the same as Conservatives?

The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, and also known colloquially as the Tories, Tory Party, or simply the Conservatives, is a political party in the United Kingdom.

Is PSOE left or right?

The PSOE defines itself as social democratic, left-wing and progressive. It is grouped with other self-styled socialists, social democrats and labour parties in the Party of European Socialists, and supports pro-Europeanism.

What political party is in charge of Spain?

Spain’s political system is a multi-party system, but since the 1990s two parties have been predominant in politics, the Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) and the People’s Party (PP).