Published 16th October, 2012
The Popular Alliance or AP was established in 1993 and was formerly known as the Popular Alliance of San Marino Democrats for the Republic (APDSR). It describes itself as Centrist and believes in Liberalism.
The party has been part of coalition governments both with the Sammarinese Christian Democratic Party (PDCS) and with the Party of Socialists and Democrats (PSD).
In 2006 the party won seven of the 60 seats in the Grand and General Council and in 2008 it joined the PDCS in the Pact for San Marino and won seven of the 35 seats secured by the pact parties who went on to form the government.
The Popular Alliance is a member of the Alliance of Democrats and the European Democratic Party.