Democratic Republican Party (Portugal)


The Democratic Republican Party (Portuguese: Partido Democrático Republicano, PDR) is a liberal Portuguese political party, founded in 2014. It was founded in Coimbra on 5 October 2014 and was legalised by the Portuguese Constitutional Court on 11 February 2015. It was created by António Marinho e Pinto, an MEP formerly for the Earth Party. It is a member of the European Democratic Party,[1] and sat within the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Group in the European Parliament.

Democratic Republican Party
Partido Democrático Republicano
AbbreviationPDR
PresidentBruno Fialho
Secretary-GeneralJosé Vieira da Cunha
Founded5 October 2014 (2014-10-05)
Legalised11 February 2015 (2015-02-11)
HeadquartersEstrada da Luz, 71
1600–165 Lisboa
Ideology
Political positionCentre
European affiliationEuropean Democratic Party
European Parliament groupAlliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
Colours  blue
Assembly of the Republic
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European Parliament
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Regional
parliaments
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Local
government
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Website
pdr-partidodemocraticorepublicano.pt/

In the 2015 legislative elections it did not succeed in electing a member of parliament, receiving 60,912 votes or 1.1% and coming 7th.

Electoral results


Assembly of the Republic

Election year # of overall
votes
 % of overall
vote
# of overall
seats won
+/- Notes
2015 60,912 1.1 (#7)
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N/A New party
2019 11,674 0.22 (#16)
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References


  1. "The PDR, new EDP member". Archived from the original on 21 July 2015. Retrieved 27 November 2015.