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Brazil elections 2014: Dilma hangs on to the nation by 3% and Bigfoot takes Rio

In Rio, oldtime politician faces twenty-first-century challenges Nationwide Incumbent President Dilma Rousseff eked out a victory with a mere 3% edge on opponent Aécio Neves, bringing in 54 million votes. A markedly high 27.7% — 37 million — did not choose a candidate (blank, … Continue reading

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