Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva , known simply as Lula, is a Brazilian politician who served as President of Brazil from 1 January 2003 to 31 December 2010. He is a founding member of the Workers' Party and ran for president three times unsuccessfully, first in the 1989 election, then again in 1994 and 1998. Lula achieved victory in the 2002 election, and was inaugurated as president on 1 January 2003. In the 2006 election he was elected for a second term as president, which ended on 31 December 2010. Succeeded by his former Chief of Staff, Dilma Rousseff, he left an enduring mark on Brazilian politics in the form of Lulism. Wikipedia*
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Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has 13 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 National Press Club Speech. The year with the most videos was 2009 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2006 with an average of 152 views per program. Most appearances with Barack Obama (2). Most common tags: Brazil, United Nations, Global Climate Change.