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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The bill was approved by 378 votes in favor and 80 against. The document has almost 900 articles and reforms the political party and electoral legislation. Legislators will continue analyzing proposed amendments next week. To come...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Supreme Court (STF) announced the decision, which came in response to a request from the Presiding Judge of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE), Luis Barroso, who is also a Supreme Court Justice. The STF...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Opinion) On Thursday, July 29, President Bolsonaro, speaking to supporters in front of the Planalto Palace, said he would supply proof of his oft-repeated claims that Brazil’s electronic voting system has led to frauds. On...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s PT (Workers Party) has until the end of the day on Tuesday (September 11th) to present a substitute for presidential candidate Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, after the...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Rio de Janeiro’s Regional Electoral Court (TRE-RJ) on Wednesday, voted 3 to 2 for state governor, Luiz Fernando de Souza Pezão, and his running mate, Francisco Dornelles, to step down...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Judge Gilmar Mendes at Brazil's Federal Electoral Court (TSE) asked prosecutors to investigate several leads hinting at potential illegal financing of President Dilma Rousseff's re-election campaign last October. He...



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