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 â€œOctober Surpriseâ€? Remains to be seen.
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