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Tancredo Neves
Tancredo Neves was elected President of Brazil in 1985, but died before the Inauguration
José Sarney
José Sarney de Araújo Costa, 31st President of Brazil from March 15, 1985 to March 15, 1990
Fernando Collor ou "Collor"
Fernando Collor de Melo, 32nd President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992 (impeached)
Itamar Franco
Itamar Franco, 33rd President of Brazil from 1992 to 1995 (he was the vice president of Fernando Collor de Melo)
Fernando Henrique Cardoso ou FHC
Fernando Henrique Cardoso, 34th President of Brazil from 1995 to 2003 (reelected)
Luís Inácio "Lula" da Silva ou Lula
Luís Inácio Lula da Silva, 35th President of Brazil from 2003 to 2011 (reelected)
Dilma Rousseff
Dilma Rousseff, 36th President of Brazil 2011 - 2016 ( reelected in 2014 and impeached in 2016)
Michel Temer
Michel Temer, 37th and current President of Brazil 31 August 2016 after Dilma Rousseff's Impeachment
PMDB - Partido do Movimento Democrático Brasileiro (Centro)
PMDB - Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (center)
PSDB - Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira (centro-direita). O símbolo é um tucano.
Brazilian Social Democracy Party - PSDB (center-right coalition) The PSDB's symbol is a toucan. For that reason, the members of this party are also called "tucanos".
PT - Partido dos Trabalhadores (centro-esquerda). O simbolo é uma estrela vermelha de cinco pontas
PT - Workers' Party (center-left) The symbol is a five-pointed red star
O Senado Federal
Federal Senate (81 seats = 3 from each state + FD, elected by majority to serve 8-year terms)
O Congresso Nacional
The National Congress is the legislative body of Brazil's federal government
A Câmara dos Deputados
House of Representatives, Chamber of Deputies (513 seats by proportional representation for 4-year terms)
O Itamaraty ou Ministério das Relações Exteriores (MRE)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs = State Department
O Palácio do Planalto
The official workplace of the President of Brazil = White House
Bancadas do Boi, Bíblia e Bala: "Bancada BBB"
Big land owners, the evangelical front, and the "bullet" front. Known in Brazil as the "Bancada BBB" or BBB caucus. BBB is "Boi, Bala e Bíblia", or Bull, Bullet, and Bible. It is the parliamentary front from the far right
Bancada Ruralista ou Bancada do Boi
Congressional Rural Caucus
Bancada Evangélica ou Bancada da Bíblia
Parliamentary Front or Religious-Based Political Parties and Groups in Brazil
O Palácio da Alvorada
The official residence of the President of Brazil = White House
As bancadas no congresso ou as frentes parlamentares
Group of legislative advocating pro-gun, pro-abortion, pro-life
Bancada da Bala ou Bancada dos Defensores do Porte de Armas - Frente Parlamentar da Segurança Pública
Defense Parliamentary Front or caucus, advocating pro-gun rights legislation
Nepotismo
Nepotism
Cargos comissionados
"commissioned" positions or appointees
Cabo eleitoral
A person hired by a political party to get voters during the campaigns.