Brazil leader Rousseff's popularity undented by Petrobras scandal

December 17, 2014 2:58 PM

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Brazil leader Rousseff's popularity undented by Petrobras scandal

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's approval rating has not suffered from a widening corruption scandal involving state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA and many Brazilians continue to trust her, a poll showed on Wednesday.

The number of Brazilians that approve of her government has increased to 40 percent from 38 percent in September, according to polling firm Ibope in its first survey since Rousseff was narrowly reelected in October.

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