Brazil: Rousseff in Run-off

Post on December 30, 2010, 1:48 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

The Brazilian national elections have a system that is sure to cause voter fatigue. After months of a long campaign, the voters failed to give any candidate the majority necessary to win outright. Instead, voters must choose again between the two leading candidates, Lula’s hand-picked successor, or a former governor and government minister. Either way, Dilma Rousseff is likely to be Brazil’s next President barring something unforseen. Will Brazil have it’s own “October Surprise”? Remains to be seen.

Read Taylor Barnes’ story here:

http://ping.fm/OOTp3

 

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