Portuguese Labour Party

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Portuguese Labour Party

Partido Trabalhista Português
AbbreviationPTP[1]
PresidentAmândio Madaleno
Vice-PresidentJosé Manuel Coelho
Legalized1 July 2009 (2009-07-01)[1]
HeadquartersAvenida Almirante Reis, n.º 1114, 1.º B,
1150-023 Lisboa
Youth wingJuventude Trabalhista
IdeologySocial democracy
Pro-Europeanism
Political positionCentre-left
European affiliationNone
International affiliationNone
European Parliament groupNo MEPs
Colours     Red
Assembly of
the Republic
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Regional
parliaments
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Local
government
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European Parliament
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Website
www.partidotrabalhista.com

The Portuguese Labour Party (Portuguese: Partido Trabalhista Português, PTP) is a Portuguese centre-left political party currently led by Amândio Madaleno. It was recognized by the Portuguese Constitutional Court on 1 July 2009.[1][2] It had 3 seats in the Legislative Assembly of Madeira from 2011 to 2015. In the last Madeiran election, the party ran on an electoral list with the Socialist Party, the People–Animals–Nature and the Earth Party, in an alliance named Mudança (Change), which elected one PTP deputy.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Partidos registados e suas denominações, siglas e símbolos" Tribunal Constitucional (in Portuguese).
  2. ^ Staff writer (10 August 2009). "Novo Partido Trabalhista Português pretende concorrer às eleições legislativas e autárquicas". RTP Notícias (in Portuguese). RTP. Lusa. Retrieved 20 July 2012.
  3. ^ Parties and Elections in Europe: The database about parliamentary elections and political parties in Europe, by Wolfram Nordsieck.