Deputy who won 12 times in the lottery 14 days can assume chairmanship of the HouseIn the case of post Maranhão output, Fernando Giacobo could become the new president.
With the departure of Eduardo Cunha (PMDB-RJ) the president of the Federal Chamber, and political siege against Waldir Maranhão (PP-MT) who took office last week, Mr Fernando Giacobo (PR PR), may be the new chairman of the House. He is now the acting vice president.
Unlike the two, Giacobo is not investigated in Operation Lava Jato. On the other hand, It has been guilty in the Supreme Court (STF) three actions, which were prescribed, and he won the lottery 12 times in a period of 14 days, in 1997.
Maranhão may not be able to sustain itself in office by also being investigated in the operation Lava jet and political pressure suffered after trying to cancel the vote the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff. Maranhão was quoted by the money changer Alberto Youssef, whistleblower scheme investigated in Lava Jato, to have received monthly payments ranging from R $ 30 mil a R$ 50 one thousand.
Besides that, it also responds to two other cases at the Supreme Court. for money laundering and concealment of assets. In the case of post Maranhão output, Giacobo could become the new president and at the same time become more targeted in the national political scene.
Giacobo was segundo Vice-President, elected in February 2015, for a term of two years, and becomes the next in line Eduardo Cunha. This condition led Giacobo to be quoted in the press as investigation target for crimes against the tributary order. It would also have been involved in actions under the kidnapping charge and private carcere, misrepresentation and conspiracy. The latter prescribed in 2011.
In false imprisonment proceedings, the MP was accused of kidnapping against Jose Adilson dos Santos, it would have been a victim of crime in Cascavel (Paraná West), where he met Giacobo to deliver papers from a farm that is sold in Mato Grosso. Research shows that the parliamentary suspicious of the authenticity of the documents and, that is why, Santos would have kept in private jail for more than 30 hours, until the former owner repay a sign of particular value.
In the case of lotteries, the most curious, he won twelve times - added awards, received R $ 134 one thousand. In 2004, in an interview with S Sheet. Paulo, Rep attributed the hefty received to their fate. "Pure luck. I swear to God. I'm a man of great faith ", said.
"Boy, It must have been a month that I must have played quite. You go there, see Box, send federal police to ascertain if the game is not hot, then you call me if not ".
The advisory Giacobo sent STF background certificate document showing that there is no investigation in progress and that the situation with the IRS was regularized. in a statement, the parliamentarian said that "currently the deputy does not respond to any crime".
Mr operating in the Southwest and West of Paraná, Giacobo is an entrepreneur in the automotive sector. He was elected federal deputy for the first time in 2002, affiliated with the PPS. It was the PL and is now the PR - and was re-elected three times, doing 145 thousand votes in 2014.