RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilians’ disapproval of President Jair Bolsonaro’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic has hit a record high, according to a new opinion poll.
The Datafolha poll published by the Folha de S.Paulo newspaper late on Tuesday, March 16th, showed 54% of respondents regard Bolsonaro’s handling of the crisis as bad or terrible.
The poll of 2,023 people, carried out this week, showed a further decline in confidence in Bolsonaro over the pandemic since the previous Datafolha poll on January 20th - 21th, when 48% of respondents expressed disapproval.
Bolsonaro's current disapproval rating . . .