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Eduardo Nantes Bolsonaro (born July 10, 1984)[1] is a Brazilian lawyer, federal police officer and politician. He is the third child of Jair Bolsonaro, the President-elect of Brazil in the 2018 Brazilian presidential election.

Eduardo Bolsonaro
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Federal Deputy for São Paulo
Assumed office
1 February 2015
Personal details
Born (1984-07-10) 10 July 1984 (age 34)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Political party
  • PSL (2018–present)
  • PSC (2014–2018)
ParentsJair Bolsonaro
Rogéria Nantes Braga
RelativesFlávio Bolsonaro (brother)
Carlos Bolsonaro (brother)
Alma materFederal University of Rio de Janeiro
OccupationFederal Police officer
Lawyer
WebsiteOfficial website

He has been a member of the Chamber of Deputies since 2015, and is affiliated to the Social Liberal Party (PSL).[2] In 2018, he was re-elected to a second term as Federal Deputy, being the most voted lawmaker in Brazil's history after he received 1.8 million votes.[3]

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Personal lifeEdit

His brothers are Flávio Bolsonaro, a member of the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro since 2003, and Carlos Bolsonaro, a member of the Rio de Janeiro City Council since 2001.

Electoral resultsEdit

Year Candidacy (Party) Votes (#) Result
2014 Federal Deputy for São Paulo (PSC) 82,224 (#64) Elected[4]
2018 Federal Deputy for São Paulo (PSL)
2nd term in a row
1,843,735 (#1) Elected[5]

AwardsEdit

In 2015, Eduardo Bolsonaro ranked first in the category "Combating Corruption and Organized Crime" of the Focus Awards 2015. Bolsonaro had 16,769 votes, more than 10 thousand ahead of the second place.[6]

In 2017, Eduardo Bolsonaro ranked first in the category of "Best Deputy" of the Focus Awards 2017. He had 55,256 votes, almost three times ahead of the second place. [7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Conheça os Deputados". Portal da Câmara dos Deputados (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2018-08-02.
  2. ^ "Informações do Deputado - Câmara dos Deputados". camara.leg.br. Retrieved 2018-08-03.
  3. ^ "Bolsonaro and Haddad go to second round in presidential election". Al Jazeera. October 8, 2018. Retrieved October 8, 2018.
  4. ^ "Eleições 2014 - Apuração de Votos em SP". G1. October 5, 2014. Retrieved October 29, 2018.
  5. ^ "Deputados federais eleitos em São Paulo - Eleições 2018". Gazeta do Povo. October 7, 2018. Retrieved October 29, 2018.
  6. ^ "Eduardo Bolsonaro vence a categoria Combate à Corrupção e ao Crime Organizado". Congresso em Foco (in Portuguese). 2015-10-08. Retrieved 2018-10-03.
  7. ^ "Eduardo Bolsonaro, Jean Wyllys e Chico Alencar, os melhores da Câmara na votação da internet". Congresso em Foco (in Portuguese). 2017-10-19. Retrieved 2018-10-03.

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