Jaques Wagner

Brazilian unionist and politician

Jaques Wagner (born 16 March 1951) is a Brazilian politician. He was Governor of Bahia from 2007 to 2015[1] and Minister of Defence[2] in 2015. He was born in Rio de Janeiro. Since 2019, he has been a Senator for the state of Bahia.[3]

Wagner in 2010


  1. "Jaques Wagner (PT) lidera disputa pelo governo do estado" Archived 2009-12-23 at the Wayback Machine. Datafolha. December 23, 2009. Retrieved on 2009-10-20. (in Portuguese)
  2. "Jewish governor named Brazil's minister of defense". The Times of Israel. 31 December 2014. Retrieved 31 December 2014.
  3. "Jaques Wagner". Federal Senate. Retrieved February 6, 2019.

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