Electioneering begins today on radio and TVThe advertising period has been reduced from 45 for 35 days, with the changes brought about by the election minirreforma.
The electoral propaganda on radio and television begins today (25) in all states, except in the Federal District, where there are no elections for mayor and councilor. In elections this year, the advertising period has been reduced from 45 for 35 days, with the changes brought about by the election minirreforma (lei 13.165/2015). The first election of the round will be held on 2 of October.
The advertisement for the candidates for mayor will be from 7 am to 7:10 a.m. and from 12h to 12h10 on the radio. On TV, programs will be from 13h to 13h10 and 20h30 to 20h40, second to Saturday. The new standard ended the advertising block for the position of councilor. Insertions of candidates for mayor and councilor will be aired from Monday to Sunday, along the schedules, das 5h to 0h.
Yesterday (25), or Federal Supreme Court (STF) It decided that broadcasters of radio and television have the final word on the participation of candidates in the October elections in debates. By 6 votes to 5, the Court confirmed the understanding that candidates belonging to "tiny parties" can not be prevented from participating in discussions by the other competitors.