Rui Falcão (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈʁuj fawˈkɐ̃w̃]; born in Pitangui, on 26 November 1943) is a Brazilian politician and the former president of the Workers' Party (Partido dos Trabalhadores). He also served as the President of the Workers' Party in 1994 and was elected again president of the party to the terms 2011-2013, 2013-2015 and 2015-2017. Preceded senator Gleisi Hoffmann, who took office in 3 June 2017. He was the Secretary of Government of São Paulo during Marta Suplicy's administration.
|Federal Deputy from São Paulo|
1 February 2019
|National President of the Workers' Party|
29 April 2011 – 3 June 2017
|Preceded by||José Eduardo Dutra|
|Succeeded by||Gleisi Hoffmann|
24 January 1994 – 29 October 1995
|Preceded by||Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva|
|Succeeded by||José Dirceu|
|State Deputy of São Paulo|
1 February 2007 – 1 February 2015
1 February 1991 – 1 February 1999
|Born||26 November 1943|
Pitangui, Minas Gerais, Brazil
|Political party||Workers' Party|
|Alma mater||University of São Paulo|
- Viana, Francisco (22 September 2007). "Reações em cadeira" (in Portuguese). Terra. Retrieved 3 June 2017.
- Barbosa, Bernardo (3 June 2017). "Ré na Lava Jato, senadora Gleisi Hoffmann é eleita presidente do PT" (in Portuguese). Uol. Retrieved 3 June 2017.
- "Despejo ameaça 2,5 mil família na zona leste de SP" (in Portuguese). Estadão. 15 July 2002. Retrieved 3 June 2017.
|Party political offices|
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
| President of the Workers' Party
José Eduardo Dutra
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