Who is Brazil’s next current president?
|His Excellency Jair Bolsonaro|
|Assumed office 1 January 2019|
|Vice President||Hamilton Mourão|
|Preceded by||Michel Temer|
Who is the first president of Brazil?
The Old Republic (1889–1930)
|1||Deodoro da Fonseca (1827–1892)||1891|
|2||Floriano Peixoto (1839–1895)||—|
|3||Prudente de Morais (1841–1902)||1894|
|4||Campos Sales (1841–1913)||1898|
How is the leader of Brazil chosen?
Brazil elects on the national level a head of state—the president—and a legislature. The president is elected to a four-year term by absolute majority vote through a two-round system. The National Congress (Congresso Nacional) has two chambers.
Why did Portugal get Brazil?
The Portuguese were more invested in evangelization and trade in Asia and Africa, which included trafficking in enslaved humans, and viewed Brazil as a trade post instead of a place to send larger numbers of settlers.