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The Brazilian President's Uncertain Future Clouds Progress With America

Paulo Sotero | Posted 07.10.2015 | World
Paulo Sotero

President Dilma Rousseff's visit to the United States from June 28 to July 1 produced a striking improvement in the atmosphere of a relationship marred until recently by mutual suspicion and recrimination. The uncertainties created by the complex crisis facing Brazil, which now includes the president's own political longevity, makes it harder to assess the long-term impact of the visit.

Brazilian President Re-Elected

AP | Posted 11.03.2014 | World

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected to a second term to lead the world's fifth-largest nation. Official r...

Bad News For Brazilian President

AP | Posted 04.07.2014 | Latino Voices

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's popularity has dipped five percentage points ahead of October's presidential elections, a new ...

New Law 'Nothing Short Of A Revolution'

AP | JULIANA BARBASSA | Posted 07.17.2012 | World

RIO DE JANEIRO — A freedom of information law has taken effect in Brazil, challenging an embedded culture of secrecy and bureaucracy. Proponent...

Brazil's First Female President Sworn In

AP | BRADLEY BROOKS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRASILIA, Brazil — From torture in a dictatorship-era jail cell to the helm of Latin America's largest nation, it's been an unlikely political r...