Approval Rates of Brazil’s President and Congress Drop

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The latest Datafolha opinion poll shows that more than half of Brazilians classify President Dilma Rousseff’s administration as well as the Brazilian Congress as bad or terrible. President Rousseff is finishing up the third month of her second term in office and the survey shows that she already has the highest disapproval rate of any Brazilian leader since former president Fernando Collor de Mello (September of 1992).

According to the survey, 62 percent of Brazilians say that the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?