Political Insights: Week of October 20

BRAZIL POLITICS - Report 20 Oct 2014 by Murillo de Aragão and Cristiano Noronha

A decisive week in Congress for the elections for president of the Republic and governor in 13 states and the Federal District.Eight presidential polls will be published this week.The final presidential debate is scheduled on TV Globo, for Friday, October 24, the last day of free electoral advertising.

Debate: Candidates Adopt a Less Aggressive Tone

Aécio Neves (PSDB) and Dilma Rousseff (PT) toned down their aggressiveness in the TV Record debate.Qualitative polls conducted after the SBT debate (10/16), in which Aécio and Dilma engaged in a heated discussion, supposedl...

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