List of governors of Portuguesa

This is a list of governors of the Venezuelan Portuguesa State:

List of governors of Portuguesa
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StyleGovernor
Status
Term lengthFour years

Until 1989 they were appointed by the President of Venezuela. Starting from that year they are elected in universal, direct and secret elections.

Elected governorsEdit

Took office Left office Governor Vote
1989 1992 Elias D'Onghia Colaprico, Democratic Action 38.40
1992 1995 Elias D'Onghia Colaprico, Democratic Action 36.81
1995 1998 Iván Colmenares, MAS 52.74
1998 2000 Iván Colmenares, MAS 48.72
2000 2004 Antonia Muñoz, MVR 50.08
2004 2008 Antonia Muñoz, MVR 59.99
2008 2012 Wilmar Castro, PSUV 57.00
2012 2016 Wilmar Castro, PSUV 53.76
2016 2017 Reinaldo Castañeda, PSUV Replacement after Castro resigned
2017 current Rafael Calles, PSUV 64,51%

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