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I'm brazillian and I'm curious to know popular expressions to call corrupt politicians.

Here we have the word "ficha suja" which translated would be something like "dirty card".

I don't really know if this is the expected kind of question to be made here and if I have any typo/error in this question.

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I think the word for an evil and corrupt politician is "politician". –  Jay May 31 '12 at 22:14
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