Christian Democratic Party of Honduras

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Christian Democratic Party of Honduras

Partido Demócrata Cristiano de Honduras
LeaderLucas Evangelisto Aguilera
FoundedSeptember 10, 1968
HeadquartersTegucigalpa, Honduras
IdeologyChristian democracy
Political positionCentre-right
International affiliationCentrist Democrat International
Regional affiliationChristian Democratic Organization of America
ColorsGreen
National Congress
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The Christian Democratic Party of Honduras (Spanish: Partido Demócrata Cristiano de Honduras), known by the abbreviation DC, is a political party in Honduras. At the legislative elections, held on 25 November 2001, DC won 3.7% of the popular vote and 3 out of 128 seats in the National Congress. Its candidate at the presidential elections, Marco Orlando Iriarte won 1.0%.

In the legislative elections of 27 November 2005, the party won 4 out of 128 seats in the Congress. Its candidate at the presidential elections, Juan Ramón Martínez won 1.4%.

DC's candidate in the 2009 presidential election was Felicito Ávila.[1] The party supported the interim government of Roberto Micheletti which came to power in the 2009 Honduran coup d'état, itself a part of the 2009 Honduran constitutional crisis.[2] Orle Solís was the party's candidate for the 2013 presidential elections.[3]

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  1. ^ "Publicación del voto despeja incógnitas" (in Spanish). Tiempo. 2009. Archived from the original on 2009-08-07. Retrieved 2009-08-07.
  2. ^ http://www.laprensahn.com/Ediciones/2009/09/22/Noticias/Panico-en-centro-de-San-Pedro-Sula
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-03. Retrieved 2013-08-09.

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