Trump Congratulates Brazil’s Bolsonaro On Forcing Runoff Against Leftist

On Monday, Forty-fifth President Donald Trump congratulated the “Trump of the Tropics” Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro, on “outperforming fake news polls” and forcing a runoff against former far far-left president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. “Congratulations to President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro on greatly ‘outperforming’ inaccurate early Fake News Media polls & getting into a two person runoff, to take place October 30th, with a Radical Left challenger,” Trump wrote in a post on Truth Social. “Now that other Conservatives are out of the race, President Bolsonaro is in a very strong position to win BIG. More importantly, he will