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Changes in the Brazilian cabinet with an eye on October elections

Friday, January 31st 2014 - 06:25 UTC
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Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced changes in her Cabinet on Thursday with an eye on the October elections in which some of her current ministers will run for Congress and regional government posts. She is expected to launch her presidential re-election bid next 10 February. Read full article

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  • ChrisR

    Dilma is set on a course of disaster for Brazil should she be re-elected by keeping “The Liar Mantega”

    How kind of MP to describe his incompetent stewardship thus: “Finance minister Guido Mantega, who has piloted the Brazilian economy with not much success”.

    Has there been ANY success from The Liar, I cannot remember any?

    Jan 31st, 2014 - 10:05 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jack Bauer

    As they say in Brazil, “the flies change, but the shit is the same”.....During Dilma's mandate, that was/is true, having to start off with a lot of the crap inherited from Lula...am not saying that she, necessarily, would have chosen any differently, because the fact is that she needs to empower those who are loyal to the party (the 'labour' party, known as “PT”, and where you see this abbreviation, read ”corruPTion), AND know how to run their ministries....and when you consider the latter, the club gets pretty small...so if Dilma gets re-elected, we'll be seeing a lot of the same flies, too.

    Feb 03rd, 2014 - 08:56 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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