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The President of the Chamber of Deputies, Arthur Lira (PP, center-right), said Thursday (6) that the formation of the new National Congress on Oct. 2 was elected for "the continuity of the Bolsonaro government." He made the statement after a...
In 2023, the PL will have the most seats in the House of Representatives, which is further moving to the right. With 99 deputies elected in Sunday's election (2), there was an increase of 23 compared to the current bench. The...
A survey by Ipsos Peru found that 13% of Peruvians approve of the work of the Peruvian Congress, one of the lowest levels since it began last July. According to Ipsos Peru's monthly polls, only in May of this year...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The presidents of the Senate, Rodrigo Pacheco (PSD-MG), and the Chamber of Deputies, Arthur Lira (PP-AL), declared that the impeachment of deputies, such as patriotic congressman Daniel Silveira, belongs exclusively to the legislature, exacerbating...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The President of the Chamber of Deputies, Arthur Lira (PP-AL), on Thursday (17), created a working group to discuss the introduction of semi-presidentialism in Brazil. In an act published in the Official Gazette of the...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Congress approved a fuel tax cut just hours after state-owned oil company Petrobras caused a stir by raising diesel and gasoline prices by up to 25%. Lawmakers approved a bill Thursday night that would...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Supreme Electoral Court (TSE) is considering a Telegram ban to address fake news ahead of the presidential elections in the country later this year. TSE Chief Luis Roberto Barroso is currently discussing measures concerning...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Senate approved on Wednesday a bill that authorizes any person to open foreign currency accounts in the country, including dollar and euro accounts. As the bill had already been approved by the...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a second and final vote, Brazil's Chamber of Deputies approved an amendment to the Constitution that allows the Government of President Jair Bolsonaro to increase public spending to finance a subsidy program for...



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