one-party one-party

Definition(s):

  • (adj) determined by a single party

Usage(s):

  • One might wonder how an individual takes on the policies of China's tightly controlled one-party state apparatus without great personal risk, but Ma, 38, is surprisingly optimistic.

News

  1. Poll: Colorado voters souring on Democrats

    DENVER — Colorado Democrats achieved one-party dominance in November, but now voters appear to be having a case of buyers' remorse. A Quinnipiac University poll released last week shows Colorado voters registering greater disapproval for Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and the Democrat-controlled legislature, following a legislative session described as the most ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  2. Vietnam arrests well-known blogger for criticism

    Vietnamese police have arrested one of the country's best known bloggers for posting criticism of the communist government, intensifying a crackdown against Internet-fuelled dissent in the one-party, authoritarian state.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KATU Portland

  3. News Summary: Vietnam blogger arrested

    POSTED CRITICISM: Vietnamese police arrested one of the country's best known bloggers for posting criticism of the communist government. CRACKDOWN ON DISSENT: The arrest of Pham Viet Dao, 61, intensifies a crackdown against Internet-fuelled dissent in the one-party, authoritarian state.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Washington Examiner

Quotes

  • Even if Pelosi, D-Calif., isn't well-known to some voters, Sessions said, "I think they're aware that America is under one-party rule."
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Pete Sessions Source: The Associated Press

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