historically has been dominated by two parties - the
Barbados Labour Party (BLP) and the Democratic Labour
Party (DLP). Each party nominates one candidate for
each constituency. Independent candidates may also
stand for elections. Another two parties are contesting the 2008 elections - The People's Democratic Congress (PDC) and the People's Empowerment Party (PEP).
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