Only 11 Percent of Brazilians Blame President for COVID-19 Death Toll, Highest Popularity Yet

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who in late March referred to COVID-19 as a "little cold," is enjoying his highest approval ratings and a tiny percentage of residents who blame him for the world's second-highest toll death.

A new poll published Saturday in Brazil's Folha de Sao Paulo newspaper finds just 11 percent of the country's residents blame Bolsonaro in any way for the country's more than 105,000 deaths tied to coronavirus. Second only to U.S. President Donald...