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Good morning! This week, we’re talking about the official start of the 2022 electoral campaign. The new electoral chief justice. And why inflation has eased less for low-income voters. 

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The campaign officially starts

campaign President Bolsonaro tries to force a runoff against Lula, the frontrunner. Photo: Fabio Rodrigues Pozzebom/ABr
President Bolsonaro tries to force a runoff against Lula, the frontrunner. Photo: Fabio Rodrigues Pozzebom/ABr

The 2022 electoral campaign starts on Tuesday, when candidates will be allowed to explicitly solicit votes. To a large extent, the milestone brings little change, as politicians have been in campaign mode for months. But ads on social...

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