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New Lula da Silva government to propose minimum wage of R$1,320, says senator-elect

Senator-elect Wellington Dias (PT, left) said that the elected government will propose a minimum wage of R$1,320 (about US$260)  for 2023.

The figure is 8.9% higher than the current amount of R$1,212 and 1.4% higher than the R$1,302 proposed in the 2023 PLOA (draft budget law).

The minimum wage is transmitted to Congress in the 'PEC fura-teto', called the "PEC of Transition."

President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT) has promised an adjustment above the inflation rate.

The senator explained the value of the minimum wage in . . .

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