Americas Candidate Campos' death dims Rousseff's reelection hopes

Former governor and presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was killed in an airplane crash in Santos, Brazil today. His death makes a runoff more likely for incumbent Dilma Rousseff.

By , Correspondent

With less than two months to go before Brazil’s Oct. 5 presidential election, the death of candidate Eduardo Campos in a plane crash today is expected to jolt many young, urban voters into action and shift momentum in favor of the political opposition.