demanding voters defy candidates in municipal elections

Succession of scandals makes it even more difficult to fight for votes.
21/09/2016 13h43 - Updated 22/09/2016 07h08
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With more demanding voters, more connected and more particularly suspicious about the real intentions of Brazilian politicians municipal elections 2016 are a real challenge for the candidates for mayor and alderman who dispute the "tapas" of the vote 144 million voters go to the polls in October.

The general disbelief is caused by a succession of scandals and this in Manaus is very latent in the streets and especially on social networks by creating pages as "The power of vote"That was made in order to reduce the wages and benefits of the Amazon capital city council in order that the City of Manaus (CMM) It is one of the Legislative Houses of the most expensive Brazilian capital with a staff payroll costs $ 100 millions, according to the National Front of Mayors (FNP).

Dissatisfied Amazonians Internet also created an event for the day 2 October on Facebook called "Operation not reeleja any councilor Manaus" with more 4 thousand shares which ask exactly what the title suggests with the hope that new candidates make a difference.

This leadership position that voters are taking is forcing politicians to follow the opposite path to covered in previous elections. If the municipal dispute 2012 the focus of the discussion was focused on the national level, with candidates seeking to align proposals to the momentary convenience of being an ally or opponent of the federal government, this time will only be successful who present solutions to problems experienced on the day of each city.

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