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Democratas
President Antônio Carlos Magalhães Neto
Founded January 24, 1985 (PFL)
March 28, 2007 (DEM)
Split from Democratic Social Party
Headquarters Senado Federal - Anexo I - 26º Andar, Sala 2602 - Brasília - DF
Youth wing Juventude Democratas
Membership 1,096,114
Ideology Liberal conservatism
Economic liberalism
Classical liberalism
Christian humanism
Political position Centre-right to right-wing
International affiliation CDI,
IDU
Regional affiliation ULAP,
CDOA
Colors              Blue, Green, White
Slogan "The Force of New Ideas"
TSE Identification Number 25
Seats in the Federal Senate
7 / 81
Seats in the Chamber of Deputies
29 / 513
Governorships
1 / 27
Seats in Legislative Assemblies
76 / 1,024
Mayorships
278 / 5,568
Seats in Municipal Chambers
3,209 / 51,748
Website
www.democratas.org.br

The Democrats (Portuguese: Democratas, DEM) is a political party in Brazil. It was founded in 1985. It changed to its current name in 2007. The original name reflected the party's support of free market policies. The Democrats' identification number is 25 and its colors are green, blue, and white.


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