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  Social Democratic
POLITICAL PARTY DETAILS
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AbbreviationSPD
Websitehttp://www.spd.de/
CountryGermany
Established1875-06-27
Disbanded0000-00-00
ContributorPicimpalious
Last EditedIndyGeorgia - December 04, 2016 06:22pm
DescriptionGermany's oldest political party. Traditionally a non-revolutionary Marxist party, the SPD seeks to represent working class Germans and trade unions. In recent years the party's leadership has sought a more moderate ideological course.

Leader: Franz Müntefering (since 2008)
International Affiliation: Socialist International
EU Affiliation: Party of European Socialists

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Feb 10, 2018 02:00pm News A student called Kevin holds the fate of the Merkel coalition  Article IndyGeorgia 
Nov 04, 2005 06:00pm News Platzeck to Become SPD Leader  Article User 13 
Oct 11, 2005 09:00pm News Germany's SPD at loggerheads over coalition deal  Article User 13 
Jul 24, 2005 12:00am News Schroeder's party divided over link with leftists  Article Picimpalious 

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03/26/2017 Saarland Landtag - Popular Vote Social Democratic Party of Germany Lost 29.58% (-11.14%)
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