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Accountability of Political Parties

Summary: Competition among political parties is essential in forming a government. However, such competition should be based on the fairness and true accountability of the elected party's platform, and political parties should be held to high standards of accountability.
"I'm the one who will not raise taxes. My opponent says he'll raise them as a last resort, or a third resort. But when a politician talks like that, you know that's one resort he'll be checking into. My opponent won't rule out raising taxes. But I will. And The Congress will push me to raise taxes and I'll say no. And they'll push, and I'll say no, and they'll push again, and all I can say to them is "Read my lips: No new taxes."

- Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush

Throughout the contemporary world, ideologies shape the type of political systems used. Political systems, however, are fueled by power - the power to decide who will govern and how a society will be governed. This quest for power has raised the issue of how much competition should exist among political parties...

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