Squid and Jair Bolsonaro already dominated the polls when representatives of seven parties met in Brasilia to try to reach some consensus on a name for “third way” to face them. The meeting completes one year this Tuesday. At the time, they also created a WhatsApp group, called “Centro Equilíbrio”. Since that lunch, however, the participants have taken a few different paths.
the presidents of PSDB, Bruno Araújo, and the Citizenship, Roberto Freire, who came together in a federation, declared their support for Senator Simone Tebet, pre-candidate for the MDB, represented on that June 16, 2021 by federal deputy Herculano Passos – who even changed the party for the Republicans.
Despite having participated in the meeting to try to find an alternative to the polarization between Lula and Bolsonaro, the national president of PVJosé Luiz Penna, and federal deputy Aureo Ribeiro, who represented the Solidarity, today they are part of the alliance around PT.
Renata Abreu, national president of We can, he even launched ex-judge and ex-minister Sergio Moro into the dispute for the Planalto Palace, but lost his pre-candidate at the end of the party window. On the last day of March, Moro migrated to union Brazil and left the Podemos to see ships. The party has not yet decided what it will do in the presidential elections.
The other party represented on that occasion, and with three members, was the DEM, which has since merged with PSL to form União Brasil. The president of the party, ACM Neto, the former Minister of Health and then pre-candidate for the Presidency, Luiz Henrique Mandetta, and the former Minister of Education Mendonça Filho were at the meeting.
At least so far, the party of the three has Luciano Bivar as a pre-candidate for the Planalto.