Charles asks…What would you expect of Brazilian political parties?Brazil uses an open-list proportional representation as its electoral system. Knowing this, what would you expect of Brazilian political parties?Political News Writer answers:Proportional Representation is a good system. Most other countries use some form of it and we should. Our Constitution is written to be winner-take-all and that is the reason we can’t get a third party to be really competitive.
##Michael asks…What are Brazilian American politics?Most immigrants from South America tend to favor the Democratic Party; is this the same for Brazilian-Americans? I can find very little information on political trends in this community.Political News Writer answers:The economy is so much better in Brazil than the US it seems they would be a bit detached. I read recently that they were moving back to Brazil in the NY times.Powered by Yahoo! Answers