TITLE

GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL CONDITIONS

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Spain;1/5/2012, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the government and political conditions in Spain. Following the death of General Francisco Franco in 1975, parliamentary democracy was restored in the country. Spain was established as a parliamentary monarchy by the 1978 constitution. The Spanish Socialist Workers Party (PSOE), led by Felipe Gonzalez, won an absolute majority in October 1982. PSOE won the Spanish parliamentary elections on March 14, 2004.
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75122301

 

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