Brazil elections 2022: Bolsonaro stops growing and Lula maintains his lead – PoderData poll May 8-10

Sitting President Jair Bolsonaro must score points with the poor and lower middle class if he wants to win. The well-off would already vote for him by a majority anyway. The rapidly growing number of poor must trust him more than his rival Lula da Silva to save them from economic ruin.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The gap between conservative Jair Bolsonaro (PL) and leftist Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT) has remained stable over the last 15 days. This is according to data from the PoderData poll conducted May 8-10, 2022.

Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva remains in the lead with 42% of the vote in the first simulation round, which includes a list of all candidates already announced. President Jair Bolsonaro has 35%.

The gap between the two leading candidates settled at 7 percentage points. In the April 24-26 and April 10-12 ballots . . .

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