How should a political party set its policies?

Imagine a continuum, at one extreme the party setting its policies entirely by ideology, and at the other extreme the party setting its policies entirely by what will get the party into power.

Where should a party choose its policies from on this continuum?

Mein Fuhrer ring a bell?

Not in answer to the question, no.

50+ views, one answer, mine, answers it perfectly

You haven’t given an answer at all.

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Where would you place the Führer on this continuum?

I think that’s actually an interesting question. He doesn’t occupy one of the ends but the exact position is certainly debatable.

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