Populist Party Research Paper

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In the middle of a deterioration in crop prices and a troubling political chaos the Populist Party was established. The Populists Party was correctly as it broadcasted, for the people. The Populist Party was a short term political party in the United States, recognized in 1891. The party was at its toughest in 1892 through 1896 and then quickly wore away. The Populists offered both better government regulation over the economy and to give the people more control over the government through the secret ballot, direct election of United States senators and replacement of the Electoral College with direct election by popular

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