Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Former Odebrecht CEO, Marcelo Odebrecht is said to have confirmed on Wednesday before Electoral Court Judge (TSE) Herman Benjamin that his company gave approximately R$150 million in illicit campaign contributions to the 2014 Rousseff-Temer re-election campaign in 2014, report local media sources.

Judge Benjamin said that he was obtaining additional testimony from Marcelo Odebrecht and two other witnesses, ‘due to indications extracted from the written statements given by 77 executives of Odebrecht in their Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here