The presidential firsts related to politics and political parties.
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|First president unaffiliated with a political party||George Washington|
|First president elected from the Whig party||William Henry Harrison|
|First president elected from the Democratic party||Andrew Jackson|
|First president elected from the Republican party||Abraham Lincoln|
|First president to be expelled from his party while in office||John Tyler|
|First president to be nominated as a dark horse candidate||James K. Polk|
|First president to lose his party's nomination for a second term||Franklin Pierce|
|First president to appear five times on a national ticket||Franklin D. Roosevelt|
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