Senate of Paraguay

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Chamber of Senators

Cámara de Senadores
Type
Type
History
Founded1870[1]
Leadership
Structure
Seats45
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Political groups
Elections
Proportional representation
Last election
22 April 2018
Website
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The Chamber of Senators of Paraguay (Cámara de Senadores), the upper house of the National Congress, has 45 members, elected for a five-year term by proportional representation.

Bicameral legislature, which included the Senate, was formed in 1870. The Senate was abolished in 1940 and recreated in 1967.[1]

Latest elections[edit]

Senate[edit]

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Party Votes % Seats +/–
Colorado Party 766,841 32.52 17 –2
Authentic Radical Liberal Party 570,205 24.18 13 0
Guasú Front 279,008 11.83 6 +1
Beloved Fatherland Party 159,625 6.77 3 +3
Hagamos Party 105,375 4.47 2 New
Progressive Democratic Party 86,216 3.66 2 –1
National Crusade Movement 58,409 2.48 1 New
National Union of Ethical Citizens 49,889 2.12 1 –1
Green Party 37,812 1.60 0 0
We are Paraguay 34,623 1.47 0 New
National Encounter Party 30,365 1.29 0 –1
Plurinational Indigenous Political Movement 25,785 1.09 0 New
Christian Democratic Party 16,619 0.70 0 New
Secure Parguay 15,005 0.64 0 New
Party of the Movement for Socialism 14,773 0.63 0 New
Patriotic Reserve Movement 14,397 0.61 0 New
Revolutionary Febrerista Party 14,332 0.61 0 0
Kuña Pyrenda Movement 9,795 0.42 0 0
Civic Compromise 9,542 0.40 0 New
Concertación Nacional Avancemos País 9,478 0.40 0 New
Party of the A 8,934 0.38 0 New
All for Paraguay United Movement 7,269 0.31 0 New
National Artists' Movement 6,775 0.29 0 New
Us 5,948 0.25 0 New
Heirs Democratic Socialist Party 5,275 0.22 0 New
National Political Sovereignty Movement 5,065 0.21 0 New
Movimiento Civico Nacional Unamonos 5,040 0.21 0 New
Broad Front 3,403 0.14 0 New
Union and Equality Political Movement 2,500 0.11 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 229,993
Total 2,588,296 100 45 0
Registered voters/turnout 4,241,507 61.02
Source: TSJE

List of Senators[edit]

Senators (2013 - 2018):

  1. Lilian Samaniego
  2. Luis Castiglioni
  3. Arnoldo Wiens
  4. Mirta Leonor Gusinky
  5. Julio César Velázquez
  6. Óscar Alberto González
  7. Gustavo Javier González
  8. Enrique Fausto Bachetta Chiriani
  9. Julio Antonio Quiñónez
  10. Silvio Adalberto Avelar Benítez
  11. Juan Carlos del Valle
  12. Javier Alejandro Osorio Núnez
  13. Blanca Ovelar
  14. Mario Abdo Benítez
  15. Oscar Rubén Fernández
  16. Víctor Bogado González
  17. Juan Darío Espínoza
  18. Carlos Núñez Agüero
  19. Nelson Dario Aguinagalde
  1. Antonio Ramos
  2. Emilia Patricia Alfaro Franco
  3. Ramón Gómez
  4. Blanca Beatríz Fonseca
  5. Carlos Alberto Amarilla
  6. Enzo Cardozo Jiménez
  7. Ramona Gómez Cáceres
  8. Luís Alberto Lezcano
  9. Julio César Franco
  10. María Blanca González
  11. Miguel Carmona
  12. Fernando Silva
  13. Roberto Ramón Acevedo Quevedo
  1. Fernando Lugo
  2. Carlos Alberto Filizzola Pallarés
  3. Sixto Galeano
  4. Esperanza Martínez
  5. Oscar Hugo Richer Florentín
  1. Arnaldo Euclides Giuzzio
  2. Desiree Graciela Masi
  3. Pedro Arturo Cruz
  1. Adolfo Marcelino Ferreiro
  2. Miguel Ángel López
  1. Jorge Oviedo
  2. José Manuel Bóbeda
  1. Eduardo Romalino Petta

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