The Republic of Western Ithania has been historically famous for being politically unstable. Many parties have fought for the power of the nation since the creation of the state.
Major Parties Edit
Democratic Conservative Party - One of the major political parties and one of the oldest. It is famous for having a rivalry with the Peoples Liberal Party. They have been in power since 2010.
Seats (House of Deputies): 321
Seats (Senate): 64
Seats (Local Assemblies): 2,932
Terms: 1860-1865, 1875-1900. 1910-1915, 1925-1935, 1950-1955, 1975-1990, 2010-present.
Leader: Benedict Cody
Peoples Liberal Party - The oldest of all the parties on the list this party has been well known for its progressive ideas. It has been praised for eradicating the imperialistic ideologies left behind after the fall of the Ithanian Empire. It does hold a fair amount of seats in the House of Deputies and Senate but has not been in government since 1965.
Seats (House of Deputies): 256
Seats (Senate): 59
Seats (Local Assemblies): 3,001
Terms: 1852-1860, 1900-1910, 1935-1940, 1955-1965.
Leader: Cedric Farnham
Labour Party - The main workers party in Ithania. It was established to challenge the back and forth switching of power o the PLP and the DCP.
Seats (House of Deputies): 210
Seats (Senate): 23
Seats (Local Assemblies): 2,742
Terms: 1865-1875, 1925-1935, 1940-1950, 1965-1975, 1990-2010
Leader: John Kelly
Minor Parties Edit
Social Democrats - One of the largest socialist parties in Northern Minecraftia. It is a member of the International Socialist Conference and has been barred from entering government due to its affiliation with enemy nations.
Seats (House of Deputies): 17
Seats (Senate): 2
Seats (Local Assemblies): 53
Terms: None (Barred since 1974)