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Encyclopedia > Liberal Front Party
Partido da Frente Liberal
Image:pfl-logo.jpg
President Jorge Bornhausen
Founded January 24, 1985
Headquarters SENADO FEDERAL - ANEXO - I - Sala 2602 - 26º Andar
Brasília
Political Ideology Christian Democracy, Liberal conservatism
International Affiliation Christian Democrat Organisation of America
Colours green, yellow, blue
TSE Identification Number 25
Website www.pfl.org.br
See also Politics of Brazil

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The Liberal Front Party (Partido da Frente Liberal) is a political party in Brazil. A political party is an organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns. ...


The Liberal Front Party (PFL) is considered the main party of the right-wing of Brazil, despite of his president Jorge Bornhausen to have declared recently, in interview to the Magazine Veja, that is a matter of a party of center and that defends the social liberalism, affiliating itself to the Christian Democrat International (and not to the Liberal International one, that unites the political parties of purely liberal ideology). His electoral code is the 25 and its colors are green, yellow and blue. The party is also, what does more have second millionaires to Magazine Epoca, with 83 of them. In politics, right-wing, the political right, or simply The Right, are terms that refer to the segment of the political spectrum often associated with any of several strains of conservatism, the religious right, and areas of classical liberalism, or simply the opposite of left-wing politics. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Social liberalism is either a synonym for new liberalism or a label used by progressive liberal parties in order to differentiate themselves from the more conservative liberal parties, especially when there are two or more liberal parties in a country. ... The Christian Democrat and Peoples Parties International (IDC-CDI) is the global political international dedicated to the promotion of christian democracy. ... Liberal International is a political international for international liberal parties. ... Liberalism is an ideology, philosophical view, and political tradition which holds that liberty is the primary political value. ... Green is a color with many different shades, all within a wavelength of roughly 520–570 nm. ... Yellow is any color of light that stimulates both the red and green cone cells of the retina, but not the blue cone cells. ... The term Blue may refer any of a number of similar colors. ...


The party is a heir of the liberal factions of the ARENA (Aliança Renovadora Nacional), political denomination of support to the Military Dictatorship of 1964 and of the National Democratic Union (UDN - political force of the decade of 1950). The party arises of a dissidence of the Democratic Social Party (ex-ARENA), as Liberal Front in 1985, for support the candidacy of Tancredo Neves of the Brazilian Party for Democratic Movement, against the official candidate Paulo Maluf. The National Renewal Alliance Party or Aliança Renovadora Nacional (ARENA) was a conservative political party that existed in Brazil between 1965 and 1979. ... National Democratic Union or União Democrática Nacional (UDN) was a political party that existed in Brazil between 1945 and 1965. ... The Democratic Social Party (PDS) was established in 1979 as a continuation of the National Renewal Alliance, the party which supported the 1965-79 Brazilian dictatorship, at a time in which the country turned to be a democracy. ... Tancredo de Almeida Neves (March 4th, 1910 - April 21, 1985) was a Brazilian banker and political figure. ... This article is part of or related to the Liberalism series Categories: Politics stubs | Liberal related stubs | Liberal parties | Brazilian political parties ... Paulo Maluf is a Brazilian politician with a career spanning over four decades and many functions, including state governorship (São Paulo), presidential candidacy and mayor of the city of São Paulo. ...


At the last legislative elections, 6 October 2002, the party won 84 out of 513 seats in the Chamber of Deputies and 19 out of 81 seats in the Senate. It is considered to hold right-wing political and economic positions, though it is also generally regarded as a very "pragmatic" party, often engaging in political alliances with parties whose position on the political spectrum is diametrically opposed to the PFL's. A legislature is a governmental deliberative body with the power to adopt laws. ... Brazil elects on the national level a head of state – the president – and a legislature. ... October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years). ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Brazils bicameral National Congress (Portuguese: Congresso Nacional) consists of the Federal Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. ... Brazils bicameral National Congress (Portuguese: Congresso Nacional) consists of the Federal Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. ... In politics, right-wing, the political right, or simply the right, are terms which refer, with no particular precision, to the segment of the political spectrum in opposition to left-wing politics. ...


It was part of Fernando Henrique Cardoso's government coalition, and is currently one of the two main opposition parties to Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's Workers' Party government (the other being the Brazilian Social Democracy Party). Fernando Henrique Cardoso (born June 18, 1931) was the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil for two terms from January 1, 1995 to January 1, 2003. ... Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (pron. ... Wikinews has news related to this article: Category:Political crisis in Brazil The Partido dos Trabalhadores (Portuguese for Workers Party) is a left-wing political party in Brazil. ... The Brazilian Social Democracy Party (Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira) is a political party in Brazil. ...


External link

  • Liberal Front Party official site

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