Pioneers' Party

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Pioneers' Party
Partai Pelopor
Chairman Rachmawati Sukarnoputri
Secretary-General Ristiyanto
Founded 29 November 2002
Headquarters Jakarta
Ideology Pancasila
Ballot number 22
Presidential candidate Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
DPR Seats 0
Website
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Politics of Indonesia
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Elections

The Pioneers' Party (Indonesian: Partai Pelopor) is a political party in Indonesia. It was founded in 2002 and was initially led by Rachmawati Sukarnoputri, a daughter of Indonesia's first president, Sukarno, and sister of former Indonesian president Megawati.It contested the 2009 elections, but received only 0.3 percent of the vote, well below the threshold of 2.5% of the political votes, and was awarded no seats in the People's Representative Council.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bambang Setiawan & Bestian Nainggolan (Eds) (2004) Partai-Partai Politik Indonesia: Ideologi dan Program 2004-2009 (Indonesian Political Parties: Ideologies and Programs 2004-2009 Kompas ISBN 979-709-121-X pp. 447-448