Mailza Gomes

Mailza Gomes
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Thronicke in 2019
Senator for Acre
Assumed office

1 February 2019
Personal details
Mailza Assis da Silva

(1976-12-10) 10 December 1976 (age 43)

Mundo Novo, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
Political party PP

Mailza Assis da Silva (born 10 December 1976) better known as Mailza Gomes is a Brazilian politician. Although born in Mato Grosso do Sul she has spent her political career representing Acre, having served as state senator since 2019.[1]

Personal life [ edit ]

Gomes is married to James Gomes, the former mayor of Senador Guiomard.[2] She is an alumni of the Federal University of Acre. She has two children.[2]

Political career [ edit ]

Gomes was not elected in the 2018 Brazilian general election, but as current senator Gladson Cameli was elected governor of Acre, she was chosen as his replacement in the senate.[3] She is only the fouth women to serve in the federal senate from Acre, the others being Íris Célia Cabanellas, Laélia de Alcântara, and Marina Silva.[2]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ "Mailza Gomes - AC" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 4 July 2019.
  2. ^ a b c Jácome, João Renato (9 October 2019). "Conheça Mailza Gomes, a mulher que irá substituir Gladson" (in Portuguese). AC24horas. Retrieved 4 July 2019.
  3. ^ Cardim, George (8 October 2019). "Suplentes assumem mandatos no lugar de senadores eleitos para o governo do AC e GO" (in Portuguese). Rádio Senado. Retrieved 4 July 2019.
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