, the Progress Party, is a Norwegian
political party founded in 1973
under the name Anders Langes Parti til sterk nedsettelse av skatter, avgifter og offentlige inngrep
, which translates into something like Anders Lange's Party for strong reductions of taxes, charges and public interventions
. The party got its current name in 1977
. The current chairman (since 1978
) is Carl I. Hagen
The party defines itself as a liberalistic party.