Brazil's new leader, Michel Temer, is a career politician with a beauty queen wife

May 12, 2016 9:45 PM

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The vote by Brazil’s Senate on Thursday to impeach President Dilma Rousseff changed the lives of many in the South American nation, but probably no one was more affected by her suspension than Vice President Michel Temer.

While Rousseff now will sit on the sideline of Brazilian politics while the judicial procedure against her moves forward, the 75-year old Temer takes the helm of a nation in a deep recession that is also battling an outbreak of the Zika virus, skyrocketing crime rates and the impending logistical an...

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