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Research Guide: The Parties

Information on how to register to vote in NY. Resources on the parties, candidates, and issues.

What political party is right for you?

Take the Pew Research Center's
Political Typology Quiz
to see where you are on the political spectrum.

National Political Parties

Most are familiar with the two main parties:

Democratic National Committee 

Republican National Committee


A few other parties are also well known:

Green Party of the United States 

Libertarian Party


Other lists of political parties:

Project Vote Smart's List of National Political Parties 

Directory of U.S. Political Parties