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ARENA FMLN

The Collapse of the Political Parties ARENA and FMLN; Can They Recover?


Not long ago, ARENA and FMLN were the top political parties in El Salvador. From 1999 to 2019, the two political forces maintained control of two of the most important branches of government, the executive and legislative. But today, the two, once impressive, political parties have become almost irrelevant in … Read more

New Ideas Political Party

New Ideas Political Party. Number One Political Party in El Salvador


The New Ideas political party, or Nuevas Ideas, was founded in 2017 by Salvadoran president Nayib Bukele. The political party was legalized by the Supreme Electoral Court (TSE) in 2018. After the 2021 municipal and legislative elections, New Ideas became the number one political party in El Salvador. The creation … Read more

Alexia Rivas

Alexia Rivas El Salvador. New Ideas Political Party Deputy for San Salvador


Alexia Rivas is a deputy representing the department of San Salvador at the Salvadoran congress; her legislative period is from 2021 to 2024. Alexia Rivas is a member of New Ideas, the political party created by President Nayib Bukele; she won her seat in the February 28, 2021 elections. Rivas … Read more

El Salvador political parties

El Salvador Political Parties


El Salvador political parties belong to a multi-party system. This method allows the country to have multiple political parties across all the political spectrum; members of these political party’s are allowed to run for local and national elections. The political parties are allowed to put forward candidates for municipality mayors … Read more

ARENA political Party El Salvador

ARENA. El Salvador’s Right-Wing Political party.


ARENA or Nationalist Republican Alliance of El Salvador is a conservative right-wing political party. Since its creation, the ARENA political party has been one of the principal political forces in El Salvador. ARENA or Alianza Republicana Nacionalista in Spanish was established in 1981 by Roberto D’Aubuisson, a career Salvadoran soldier. … Read more

FMLN

The FMLN, a Salvadoran left-wing political party


The FMLN, Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front or Frente Farabundo Marti para la Liberación Nacional, is the only left-wing political party of El Salvador. The FMLN, until February 28th, 2021, was one of the two main political parties in El Salvador. This political party was created in 1980; at that … Read more