Date: August 1st, 2020 9:21 AM
Lawmakers ‘Alarmed’ by Reports U.S. Envoy Told Brazil It Could Help Re-elect Trump
The House Foreign Affairs Committee has begun an inquiry into multiple reports in the Brazilian media that the U.S. ambassador was framing negotiations over ethanol tariffs in partisan terms.
President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil with the U.S. ambassador, Todd C. Chapman, in Brasilia this month.
President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil with the U.S. ambassador, Todd C. Chapman, in Brasilia this month.Credit...Isac Nobrega/Brazilian Presidency