Democratic Unionist Pairty

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Democratic Unionist Pairty
Abbreviation DUP
Leader Arlene Foster
Chairman Laird Morrow
Foonder Ian Paisley
Depute Leader / Wastmeenster Leader Nigel Dodds
Foondit 30 September 1971; 47 years ago (1971-09-30)
Precedit bi Protestant Unionist Pairty
Heidquarters 91 Dundela Avenue
Belfast, Coonty Antrim, Northren Ireland
Ideology Breetish naitionalism[1]
Naitional conservatism[2]
Social conservatism[3]
Breetish unionism
Euroscepticism[4]
Richt-weeng populism[5]
Poleetical poseetion Centre-richt[6][7][8] to Right-wing[9]
European affiliation None
European Pairlament group Non-Inscrits
Colours Reid, White an Blue
Hoose o Commons
(NI Seats)
10 / 18
Hoose o Lairds
3 / 780
European Pairlament
(NI seats)
1 / 3
NI Assembly
28 / 90
NI Local Cooncils
125 / 462
Website
www.mydup.com

The Democratic Unionist Pairty (DUP) is a unionist poleetical pairty an the lairgest pairty in Northren Ireland.

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  2. Nordsieck, Wolfram. "Parties and Elections in Europe". www.parties-and-elections.eu. Retrieved 11 July 2015. 
  3. Marcus, Ruth. "Gender aside, the fall of Irish politician Iris Robinson is the same old sex scandal", Washington Post, 14 January 2010
  4. Taggart, Paul; Szczerbiak, Aleks. "The Party Politics of Euroscepticism in EU Member and Candidate States" (PDF). SEI Working Paper. 51. Sussex European Institute: 11. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 10 December 2009. 
  5. Ingle, Stephen (2008). The British Party System: An Introduction. Routledge. p. 156. 
  6. "Election debacle leaves UK government in a minority on eve of Brexit talks", By David Milliken & Kate Holton. Reuters. 9 June 2017. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  7. "Who are the DUP? What you need to know about the Democratic Unionist Party", By Tom Burnett. The Sentinel. 9 June 2017. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  8. "Election results 2017: Could the Democratic Unionist Party be Westminster kingmakers?", By Mark Devenport. BBC News. 9 June 2017. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  9. Cowell-Meyers, Kimberly. "Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), Encyclopædia Britannica