Democratic Party (Kwangju)
|Democratic Party of Kwangju |
|Spokesperson||Woo Jae Deok|
|Assembly leader||Seo In-Daejun|
|Founded||June 29, 2013|
|Merger of||Socialist Party of Kwangju and Progressive Party of Howan|
|Municipal assembly members|
The Democratic Party (Kwangju: 민주당 Minjudang) commonly abbreviated as DP, until 2013 known as the Democratic United Party (DUP), is a socially liberal political party in Kwangju. The party was established in preparation for the 2014 Kwangju elections, to select the first official government of reunified Kwangju. The party holds a majority of seats (162) in the 1st Assembly, lasting from 2014 to 2018.