Republican Party (Brazil)

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Republican Party
Founded 1945
Dissolved 1965[1]
Merged into National Renewal Alliance
Headquarters Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Colours Green
Politics of Brazil
Political parties
Elections
  1. ^ All parties were dissolved by the military regime on this date.

The Republican Party (Portuguese: Partido Republicano, PR) was a political party in Brazil. The PR was founded by former President of Brazil Artur Bernardes in 1945 and operated almost solely in Minas Gerais. The successor of the Mineiro Republican Party, which dominated politics in Minas Gerais during the República Velha. The party won 3.67% of the vote in the 1945 elections.

Like all parties of that area, it was abolished by the military regime in 1965.

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This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the Portuguese Wikipedia.