Akin is hoping he can capitalize on grassroots anger with republican leadership.
More impressive still, unlike the rest of the republican field, the former Pennsylvania senator has steadily grown in stature.
It's certainly nice to see republican legislators getting more skeptical of corporate power.
But here, a new divide has emerged within the republican Party.
The Tea Party in Georgia went up against the republican establishment and Major League Baseball.
Only Florence and Venice, at the close of the period upon which we are now entering, maintained their republican independence.
Not so thought the men who led the republican party and the sentiment of the North.
Jefferson rightly attributed to Burr republican success in the election.
But not a single republican was implicated in the raid—not one.
The republican ticket was elected, with 292 electoral votes, as against 155 received by Bryan and Stevenson.
"one who favors a republic or republican principles" (or, as Johnson puts it, "One who thinks a commonwealth without monarchy the best government"), 1690s; see from republican (adj.). With capital R-, in reference to a member of a specific U.S. political party (the Anti-Federalists) from 1782, though this was not the ancestor of the modern U.S. Republican Party, which dates from 1854.
A member of the Republican party.