Vice President of Uruguay from 2005 to 2010 and famous leader of the Progressive Alliance.
Prior to entering politics, he received a very traditional, Roman Catholic education.
He was only the 14th Vice President of Uruguay during his reign and he began serving as a Senator of the Republic in 2010.
He had four children with wife Patricia Damiani.
He and Garret Hobart were both former Vice Presidents of their respective countries.