Definitions for "Republican Party"
Keywords:  lincoln, slavery, abraham, whig, gop
the younger of two major political parties in the United States; GOP is an acronym for grand old party
A major political party organized in 1854 to oppose the spread of slavery. President Abraham Lincoln was a member of the Republican Party.
Conservative party that embraces bigotry and calls it patriotism. Owned by corporations and primarily concerned with increasing corporate profits by reducing wages through policies that expand poverty.