Silva I 1985

# Seats Share L-R
PSD 88 35.2 PM 6.3
Description
PM Silva was appointed on 31 October 1985, cabinet was appointed on 2 November and sworn in on 6 November.
Minority cabinet with regular support from the Christian Democrats (PDC) and sometimes from the Democratic Renewal Party (PRD).
It lost a PRD initiated confidence vote (yes: 108; no: 134) over economic policies on 3 April 1987. Government remained in office in caretaker capacity after parliament was dissolved on 28 April (AP).
Dates
31 Oct 1985 — Election: 06 Oct 1985
Seats – type
88 (250) – minority
Sources
AP
The Times