Amid Protests, Brazil's President Huddles With Dallas Business Leaders After Meetings With George W. Bush, Ted Cruz

After visiting former U.S. President George W. Bush and Sen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday, Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro wrapped up a two-day trip to Dallas amid protests Thursday.Bolsonaro and three ministers from his cabinet gave short presentations to a group of around 150 business and civic leaders from around Texas and Brazil — including Dallas billionaires Ross Perot, Jr. and Ray Hunt and former U.S. Sen. Phil Gramm — during a private luncheon at the Old Parkland campus. The controversial president also received a “Person of the Year” award from the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce at the event.  Continue reading...

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