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To those in the know, it was only time before President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and his leftwing Workers Party (PT) became entangled in a major corruption scandal. When the PT was in opposition, it earned credibility with voters for standing up against bribery and backroom political deals. Now that Lula is in government, Brazilians have realized how little has changed. Lula, like so many of his predecessors facing corruption scandals, first tried to block attempts by Congress to investigate

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