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Bolsonaro’s strategy to win over the Northeast

Good morning! Bolsonaro has a strategy to win over the Northeast. Superior Court could rule on Lula’s case. Brazil’s debt forecast better, but still worrisome.


Bolsonaro has a strategy to win over the Northeast

The Brazilian Northeast is not fond of Jair Bolsonaro. It was the only region in which he didn’t earn the majority of votes during the 2018 election—and it is where his rejection rates are the highest (39%). He is hoping that could be about to change after today, as the president launches an expansion to the Bolsa Família cash transfer welfare program—which will...

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