Exchange was published in an extra edition of the Official Gazette this Friday, 12; deputy was also minister of the Civil House
The president Jair Bolsonaro appointed this Friday, 12, Onyx Lorenzoni, who held the position of Minister of Citizenship, as Chief Minister of State of General Secretariat of the Presidency of the Republic. The decision was published in an edition of the Federal Official Gazette and immediately exonerates Lorenzoni from the position he previously held. Another decree published by Jair Bolsonaro this Friday he appointed federal deputy João Roma, from the Republicans of Bahia, to the vacancy left by the former minister. Recifense, Roma went to live in Bahia in 2002, has a degree in law, was previously chief of staff of mayor ACM Neto and was elected as deputy in 2018 with 84,400 votes.
The information that Onyx would take over the General Secretariat was given by Jair Bolsonaro last Monday, 8, during an interview published by him on social networks. At the time, the president pointed out that he does not intend to negotiate positions with Centrão and said that Lorenzoni was the only one who should change positions in long-term planning. Lorenzoni was appointed federal deputy for the DEM of Rio Grande do Sul as minister of the Civil House of the Bolsonaro government at the time when he assumed the Presidency of the Republic, on January 1, 2019. He was relocated to the Citizenship portfolio in February of 2020, replacing then Minister Osmar Terra.