Statement frustrated the PT members' campaign, which was awaiting a nod from the PDT member.
Third place in this year's presidential race, Ciro Gomes did not relent to the PT members' appeals and ended up not announcing a vote in PT's Fernando Haddad on the eve of the second round. In a kind of informal launch of his candidacy in 2022, the Ceará natural has recorded a video to say that he will not take sides in the electoral contest and that, if he can not help, he will not disturb either.
"Everyone preferred that I, with my style, took a side and participated in the campaign. But I do not want to do this for a very practical reason that I do not want to say now. If I can not help it, I do not want to get in the way," he said.
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