Schaulson Brodsky, Jorge

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SCHAULSON BRODSKY, JORGE (1954– ), Chilean politician. He was the son of Jacobo *Schaulson, politician and member of the Chilean Parliament. During the government of Pinochet, he studied law in the United States and graduated in 1980. Upon his return to Chile he began practicing law, maintaining offices in Santiago and in New York. He was one of the founders of the Pro Democracy Party (ppd) and in 2005 was its vice president. Schaulson was elected to Parliament in 1989 and reelected in 1993; he was president of the lower chamber. In 2004 he lost the election for the post of mayor of Santiago.

[Moshe Nes El (2nd ed.)]

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