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How could Senator Aécio Neves’ downfall hurt Geraldo Alckmin’s presidential hopes?

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Senator Aécio Neves. Photo: AGPT
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Senator Aécio Neves. Photo: AGPT

On October 26, 2014, Senator Aécio Neves gave his concession speech after losing the presidential race to Dilma Rousseff. His tone, however, was far from somber. Aécio had won over 51 million votes and managed to turn what was anticipated to be a slam dunk election for Rousseff into the fiercest campaign in...

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