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Politics of Brazil

Politics of Brazil
Political parties in Brazil
Elections in Brazil
Upcoming Elections Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Look up Politics on Wiktionary, the free dictionary Politics (disambiguation) Democracy History of democracy List of democracy and elections-related topics List of years in politics List of politics by country articles Political corruption Political economy Political movement Political parties of the world Political party Political psychology Political sociology Political... Brazil is a federal republic with 26 states and a federal district (see: States of Brazil). ... This article lists political parties in Brazil. ... Brazil elects on the national level a head of state – the president – and a legislature. ... Since 1994, as a result of a constitutional amendment which reduced the presidential term to four years, all federal and state elections in Brazil have coincided. ...

President: Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
List of Presidents of Brazil See also List of Presidents of Brazil The President of the Federal Republic of Brazil is the head of state and head of government of Brazil. ... Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (born October 6, 1945) is the President of Brazil. ... This is a list of the Presidents of Brazil. ...

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The Liberal Party (Portuguese: Partido Liberal) is a political party of Brazil. Lately, the Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus (God´s Kingdom Universal Church) has used the party to elect its bishops in Brazilian elections. At the last legislative elections, 6 October 2002, the party won 26 out of 513 seats in the Chamber of Deputies and 3 out of 81 seats in the Senate. A political party is a political organization that subscribes to a certain ideology and seeks to attain political power within a government. ... For other uses, see Bishop (disambiguation). ... 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). ... 2002 (MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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This article discusses liberalism as a major political ideology, not the usage of the term in specific countries. ... This is an (partial) overview of individuals that contributed to the development of liberal theory on a worldwide scale and therefore are strongly associated with the liberal tradition and instrumental in the exposition of political liberalism as a philosophy. ... This article links to articles on liberalism in diverse countries around the world. ... This is an overview of parties that adhere more or less (explicitly) to the ideas of political liberalism and is therefore a list of liberal parties around the world. ... Liberal democracy is a form of representative democracy where the ability of elected representatives to exercise decision-making power is subject to the rule of law and moderated by a constitution which emphasizes the protection of the rights and freedoms of individuals and minorities (also called constitutional liberalism), and which... This article gives an overview of liberal parties in Brazil. ...

External link

  • Liberal Party official site

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Brazil is a federal republic with 26 states and a federal district.
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The main political parties are the Brazilian Democratic Movement party, the Liberal Front party, the Democratic Labor party, the Brazilian Social Democracy party, and the Workers party.
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