Mrs. Joice Hasselmann (PSL-SP) said on Tuesday (26) that she was appointed government leader in Congress and will move to strengthen the joint team in the House at a time when the base begins to transact the controversy of the priority in pension reform.
“It was already pre-arranged that it would be today,“ Joice told reporters outside Alvorada Palace, where President Jair Bolsonaro was meeting with party leaders, explaining that the announcement was made by Minister of Civil Affairs Onyx Lorenzoni, to those present at the meeting.
Joice is well-connected to the Speaker of the House RodrMaia and the Senate’s Davi Alcolumbre (DEM-AP), who gave their approval to Bolsonaro so that she would chosen for the position.
Elected MP, Joice Hasselmann promises a “participatory mandate“
The new leader also has a good relationship with Onyx, with the economic team and with President Jair Bolsonaro himself. Even before the nomination, the MP had already been actively participating in the articulations of the government.
For this reason, her name appeared, sponsored by Alcolumbre and with the sympathy of Maia, like a necessity to help in the articulation of the government.
In spite of cultivating good relations in the Executive and in the Planalto, the representative already carried out discussions involving the president’s children, one of them via WhatsApp group with deputy Eduardo Bolsonaro (PSL-SP). He assures, however, that the matter is being resolved.