By Sibel Tinar, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO – The first televised presidential debate prior to elections took place in São Paulo on August 5th, organized and broadcast by Rede Bandeirantes, with the participation of the four candidates whose parties are represented in the Câmara dos Deputados (Chamber of Deputies); Dilma Rousseff (PT), Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here