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|Leader||Antonio Jesús Ruiz|
|Headquarters||Seville, Seville Province, Andalusia|
|Youth wing||Andalucista Youth|
|National affiliation||Andalusian nationalist movement|
|European affiliation||European Free Alliance|
|European Parliament group||No MEPs|
|Colors||Green and White (Colours of the Flag of Andalusia).|
|Parliament of Andalusia|
|Congress of Deputies|
|Politics of Spain
The Andalusian Party (Spanish: Partido Andalucista, PA) is an Andalusian nationalist-regionalist centre-left political party from Andalusia (Spain), with an important presence in provinces such as Cádiz and Seville although in the past they have stood in other provinces and even won seats in Barcelona to the Catalan Regional Assembly.
The party was founded as the Socialist Alliance of Andalusia (Alianza Socialista de Andalucía) in 1965 by Alejandro Rojas-Marcos. In 1976 it took the name Socialist Party of Andalusia (Partido Socialista de Andalucía). In 1979 the name was changed to Socialist Party of Andalusia - Andalusian Party (PSA-Partido Andaluz). The current party name was adopted in 1984. Its current Secretary-General is Antonio Jesús Ruiz.
Historically, the party has been strong in the capital city of Andalusia, Seville, as well as other big cities like Jerez de la Frontera or Algeciras, obtaining the cities' mayorship in several times in all three cities.
The Andalusian Party considers itself a progressist party, as well as an andalusian nationalist party, having among his goals the self-determination of Andalusia and the recognition of Andalusia as a nation within the Europe of the Peoples.
- Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko; Matti Mälkiä (2007). Encyclopedia of Digital Government. Idea Group Inc (IGI). pp. 394–. ISBN 978-1-59140-790-4.
- Election Resources on the Internet: Elections to the Catalan Parliament - Results Lookup
- Partido Andalucista Official website (Spanish)
- Grupo Parlamentario Andalucista Website of PA representatives (Spanish)
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