Lula Campaigns Against Rousseff Impeachment in Brazil

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – A movement is on among Brazil’s Workers’ Party (PT) to block President Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment in Congress. On Wednesday, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva told union leaders in São Paulo that even if he is not confirmed as the Administration’s Chief of Staff he will help the Rousseff government.

“Even if it is the last thing I do in life, I will help Dilma [Rousseff] govern this country with the respect the population deserves,” said Lula in the more than one-hour speech given . . .

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