Political alignment; Deputy
In the 1989 elections, Lacalle was elected President of the Republic, and Machiñena was reelected as a Deputy for his party. He remained in this post from 1990 to 1995.
Machiñena quit the "Herrerismo" sector and joined another group within the National Party, led by Alberto Volonté. In the 1994 elections Machiñena was re-elected for a third time as a Deputy. He occupied the seat between 1995 and 2000.
President of the Chamber of Representatives
He left the General Assembly of Uruguay in February 2000, having been elected by his peers for a one year term as the President of the Chamber of Representatives of Uruguay from March 1, 1996 - March 1, 1997.
- Falleció el dirigente nacionalista Jorge Machiñena
- "Falleció Jorge Machiñena". Montevideo Portal. Retrieved 2007-12-30.
- "Falleció el dirigente nacionalista Jorge Machiñena". El País. Retrieved 2007-12-31.
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