Leaked Brazil Tape Shows VP Temer Practicing Unity Address

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  • Temer pledges in audio to protect social welfare programs
  • Release of tape could fuel rhetoric of attempted coup

Michel Temer speaks during an interview in New York, on April 3, 2014.

Photographer: Jin Lee/Bloomberg

Brazil’s impeachment saga took a bizarre twist on Monday after Vice President Michel Temer released a tape in which he discusses the outlines of a Temer administration in the event that Dilma Rousseff loses a crucial impeachment vote this weekend. 

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