|Senator from Santa Catarina|
February 1, 2015
|Mayor of Florianópolis|
January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2012
December 7, 1956|
Bom Retiro, Santa Catarina
|Political party||Brazilian Democratic Movement Party|
Dário Berger (born December 7, 1956) is a Brazilian politician. He has represented Santa Catarina in the Federal Senate since 2015. Previously, he was mayor of Florianópolis from 2005 to 2012. He is a member of the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party.
Berger has been repeatedly accused of corruption. While mayor of São José, Santa Catarina he was fined for several financial irregularities during the construction of a highway. He also faced criticism when he awarded South Stage Events LTDA a contract to build a big Christmas tree in the center of São Jose without a fair bidding process. Despite this, he was part of a Senate committee to investigate President Dilma Rousseff’s alleged tampering of fiscal data.
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References [ edit ]
- "Senador Dario Berger". Federal Senate. Retrieved August 7, 2016.
- "The Who's Who of Corrupt Senators Set to Impeach Rousseff". Caribflame. May 6, 2016. Retrieved August 13, 2016.
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