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Civic Platform
Leader Grzegorz Schetyna
Founded 24 January 2001 (24 January 2001)
Split from Solidarity Electoral Action,
Freedom Union
Ideology Conservative liberalism
Christian democracy
Political position Centre-right

Civic Platform (Polish: Platforma Obywatelska) is a political party in Poland. It is currently the second largest political party in Poland.

The party gets a lot of its support from the north and west of Poland.

Some famous Civic Platform politicians include Donald Tusk, Jerzy Buzek, Ewa Kopacz, Bronisław Komorowski and Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz.

Beliefs

The party supports the European Union.

The party is against same-sex marriage, abortion, euthanasia, fetal stem cell research and the removal of religious symbols from schools.

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