states' rights party

States' Rights Democratic Party

noun
a political party formed by dissident southern Democrats who opposed the candidacy of Harry Truman in 1948 and campaigned on a platform of states' rights.
Also called States' Rights Party.
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states' rights democratic party

noun
a former political party in the United States; formed in 1948 by Democrats from southern states in order to oppose to the candidacy of Harry S Truman 
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