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Brazil’s Bolsonaro joins PL and seals link with Centrão voting bloc

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After two years with no party and months of negotiations, President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday, November 30, signed his affiliation to the PL (Liberal Party) to run for reelection in 2022.

The affiliation ceremony took place on Evangelical Day, at the Brasil 21 Complex, in Brasília, and was attended by legislators and ministry officials. Minister of Regional Development Rogério Marinho and Senator Flávio Bolsonaro, the president's first son, also joined the PL yesterday.

In his inauguration speech, Bolsonaro thanked PL chairman Costa Neto for the "confidence," but said that the party choice . . .

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