Web Archive Working Families Party
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- Working Families Party
- "The Working Families Party (WFP) is a minor political party in the United States, founded in New York in 1998. There are active chapters in New York, Connecticut, Oregon, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Rhode Island, Nevada, and Illinois. New York's Working Families Party was first organized in 1998 by a coalition of labor unions, community organizations, members of the now-inactive national New Party, and a variety of advocacy groups such as Citizen Action of New York and the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now. The party's main concerns are jobs, healthcare, raising the minimum wage, universal paid sick days, the student debt crisis, higher taxes on the rich, public education, and energy and environmental reform. It has usually cross-endorsed progressive Democratic or Republican candidates through fusion voting, but will occasionally run its own candidates." -- Summary retrieved on October 7, 2019 http://dbpedia.org/resource/Working_Families_Party
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- United States.
- - Political parties. United States
- - Elections. United States
- - United States. Politics and government. 2001-
- Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
- - workingfamilies.org (domain)
- web page
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