Rockefeller Republican


Rockefeller Republican
a member of the Republican Party of the United States of America, who is fiscally conservative, but not Christian conservative, and politically ambiguous on social conservatism
See Also: RINO

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  • Rockefeller-Aldrich family political line — *William Aldrich (1820 1885), Wisconsin Assemblyman 1859, U.S. Representative from Illinois 1877 1883. Cousin of Nelson W. Aldrich. *Nelson W. Aldrich (1841 1915), Rhode Island State Representative 1875 1877, U.S. Representative from Rhode Island …   Wikipedia

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