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  Democratic-Farmer-Labor
POLITICAL PARTY DETAILS
Parent Party Democratic
Color    
AbbreviationDFL
Websitedfl.org
CountryUnited States
Established1943-00-00
Disbanded0000-00-00
ContributorThe Oncoming Storm
Last EditedRBH - June 08, 2018 01:54pm
DescriptionIn 1943, the Farmer-Labor Party merged with the Democratic Party to form the Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party of Minnesota. Prominent figures in its formation were former Governor Elmer Benson (F-L), Hubert H. Humphrey (D)(then in his early political career) and Eugenie Moore Anderson.

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May 19, 2004 12:00am News Challenge to the DFL Abortion Plank  Article Mr. Techno 
Mar 19, 2004 12:00am Commentary Has the DFL lost its grip on reality?  Article PragCon 3.0 

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