By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Tension between Brazil’s President Michel Temer and the PT (Workers Party) increased on Thursday, on the eve of the inauguration of the conclusion of the Eixo Leste (East Axis) of the São Francisco River transposition project, in Northeastern Brazil.
Both Temer and former PT leaders have claimed the success of the river’s transposition as their own.
According to government officials it was the R$602 million disbursed by the Temer administration in the past ten months that allowed for the conclusion of this important stretch of the . . .