By: Jacqueline Gonzalez
Brazil's first voting election for president was in 1960, but it was until 1998 when Fernando Henrique Cardoso became first President. Brazil has also opened up enough to allow a female be president of Brazil. In 2011 Dilma Rousseff became Brazil's first female President. Brazil has many political parties with many view points of situations. which tell their ideas to elected officials that have to work with all the parties in order to rule effectively.
Similar to the United States, Brazil's federal government has a executive branch led by the current President. It also has two house legislature, and a court system. Brazil's country is divide into 26 states and a federal district in the city Brasilia'. Over all their government really does work.
It's Colorful Culture
But, other than the kinds of nationalities in there culture, Brazil has many popular events like the carnival. The Carnival is celebrated in may ways throughout Brazil and this celebration happens about 46 days before Easter. Many people of other places come to see it, so this makes this one of the best times of the year in Brazil.