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A rock and a hard place: Bolsonaro to choose between Moro and Congress in Coaf row

A rock and a hard place: Bolsonaro to choose between Moro and Congress in Coaf row
President Bolsonaro and Justice Minister Sergio Moro (R)

When he invited Sergio Moro to be his Justice and Security Minister, Jair Bolsonaro was aware he was taking a risk. While Mr. Moro has his critics, the former Operation Car Wash judge is undeniably one of the most popular figures in Brazil right now and remains the face of anti-corruption in the country. By bringing Mr. Moro into his cabinet, the Bolsonaro administration gained an automatic boost in prestige and credibility.

However, what happens when the president makes a decision that isn’t to Mr. Moro’s liking? Does the Justice Minister have enough popular...

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