|Founded||January 24, 1985 (PFL)|
March 28, 2007 (Democratas)
|Headquarters||Senado Federal - Anexo I - Sala 2602 - 26º Andar|
|Political Ideology||Christian democracy,|
|International Affiliation||Christian Democrat Organisation of America|
|Colours||green, blue and white|
|TSE Identification Number||25|
|See also||Politics of Brazil|
The Democrats (Democratas) is a political party in Brazil, considered the main centre-right party of Brazil. Events 41 - Gaius Caesar (Caligula, known for his eccentricity and cruel Despotism, is Assassinated by his disgruntled Year 1985 ( MCMLXXXV) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar) Events 37 - Roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate. Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. Brasília (bɾaˈziliɐ is the Capital of Brazil. The city and its District are located in the Central-West region of the country along a Plateau Christian democracy is a political ideology that seeks to apply Christian (and often specifically Catholic) principles to public policy Social liberalism, also called new liberalism (as it was originally termed high liberalism radical liberalism, modern liberalism, or Liberal conservatism is a variant of Conservatism which combines conservative and liberal values and positions The Centrist Democrat International was until 2001 the Christian Democrat International (CDI and before that the Christian Democrat and People's Parties International Green is a Color, the perception of which is evoked by light having a spectrum dominated by energy with a Wavelength of roughly 520–570- nm. Blue is a Colour, the Perception of which is evoked by White is a Color, the perception which is evoked by Light that stimulates all three types of color sensitive Cone cells in the Human eye Politics of Brazil takes place in a framework of a federal presidential representative democratic Republic, whereby the President of Brazil This article lists political parties in Brazil. Brazil has a Multi-party system with numerous political parties sharing the vote in which no single Brazil elects on the national level a Head of state &ndash the president &ndash and a Legislature. A political party is a Political organization that seeks to attain and maintain political power within Government, usually by participating in electoral |utc_offset = -2 to -4 |time_zone_DST = BRST |utc_offset_DST = -2 to -5 |cctld The centre-right is a political term commonly used to describe or denote individuals political parties or organizations (such as Think tanks whose views Despite its former name (Liberal Front Party), the party affiliates itself to the Centrist Democrat International, formerly Christian Democrat International. The Centrist Democrat International was until 2001 the Christian Democrat International (CDI and before that the Christian Democrat and People's Parties International DEM's electoral code is 25 and its colors are green, blue and white. Green is a Color, the perception of which is evoked by light having a spectrum dominated by energy with a Wavelength of roughly 520–570- nm. Blue is a Colour, the Perception of which is evoked by White is a Color, the perception which is evoked by Light that stimulates all three types of color sensitive Cone cells in the Human eye
The party is an heir of the liberal factions of ARENA (Aliança Renovadora Nacional), the official party of the military regime that ruled Brazil from 1964 to 1985. The National Renewal Alliance Party or Aliança Renovadora Nacional (ARENA was a conservative Political party that existed in Brazil between 1965 The party was founded as the Liberal Front in 1985, after a split in the Democratic Social Party (former ARENA), and supported the presidential candidacy of Tancredo Neves of the Brazilian Party for Democratic Movement, against the official candidate of the military dictatorship, Paulo Maluf. Year 1985 ( MCMLXXXV) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar) The Democratic Social Party (in Portuguese: Partido Democrático Social, PDS was a conservative Brazilian political party. Tancredo de Almeida Neves, more commonly Tancredo Neves ( pron. The Brazilian Democratic Movement Party ( Partido do Movimento Democrático Brasileiro, PMDB is the successor of the Brazilian Democratic Movement. Maluf redirects here For the Tunisian music genre see Ma'luf.
At the 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. A legislature is a type of representative Deliberative assembly with the power to create amend and change Laws The law created by a legislature is called Legislation Brazil elects on the national level a Head of state &ndash the president &ndash and a Legislature. Events 105 BC - Battle of Arausio: The Cimbri inflict the heaviest defeat on the Roman army of Gnaeus Mallius Maximus See also 2002 (disambiguation Year 2002 ( MMII) was a Common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. Brazil 's bicameral National Congress ( Congresso Nacional) consists of Senate of Brazil (the Upper house) and the Chamber of Brazil 's bicameral National Congress ( Congresso Nacional) consists of Senate of Brazil (the Upper house) and the Chamber of At the elections of October 1, 2006, the party won 65 seats in the Chamber of Deputies and 18 of the 48 seats on dispute in the Senate. It is the second largest party in the Senate. The party usually does not run presidential candidates, but does run gubernatorial candidates in several states. At the 2006 elections the party lost several state governorships, but won the governorship of the Distrito Federal. The Federal District ( Portuguese: Distrito Federal   is set apart for Brasília, the capital of Brazil. In 2007, the party adopted its current name.
In 2006, the party's former president Jorge Bornhausen stated in an interview to Brazil's most-read newsmagazine, Veja, that the party was to be considered centrist and adept of social liberalism. Jorge Bornhausen ( Rio de Janeiro, October 1 1937) is a Brazilian politician Veja ( Portuguese for See) is a Brazilian weekly Newsmagazine published in São Paulo and distributed throughout the country Social liberalism, also called new liberalism (as it was originally termed high liberalism radical liberalism, modern liberalism, or However, other party leaders have classified it as "internationally, closest to christian democracy".
The party is considered to hold right-wing political and economic positions, though it is also generally regarded as very "pragmatic", often engaging in political alliances with parties whose position on the political spectrum is different from the Democrats'. In Politics, right-wing, the political right, and the Right are positions that uphold traditional values and/or authorities
It was part of Fernando Henrique Cardoso's governing 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, PC (born June 18, 1931) - also known by his initials FHC - was the President of the Federative Republic of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (pronounced /lu'iz i'nasju 'lulɐ da 'siwvɐ/; born October 27, 1945) known simply as Lula, is the thirty-fifth and The Workers' Party ( Partido dos Trabalhadores, PT is a left-wing Political party in Brazil. The Brazilian Social Democracy Party ( Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira, PSDB is a Political party in Brazil.
23 - SSP (PPS)
|Numbers of Brazilian Official Political Parties|
25 - Democrats
26 - PNR (PAN) - defunct
27 - CSDP (PSDC)