Top party platform changes

At each party's presidential convention, delegates do more than nominate candidates; they release their official platforms, non-binding statements of party principles and goals. Since the first convention in 1832, the parties have changed their positions on key issues. Here’s a look at major party platform changes. Hover over the dates to read statements from each platform.

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Policy implications of the new US labor market normal

We welcome you to join us as a panel of economists discuss US wage and price prospects in the coming months and the implications for the Federal Reserve’s current unorthodox monetary policy.

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