Tag: Congress

    President Michel Temer in the Air Force helicopter - Beto Barata/PR

    Brazil President Buys Time in Effort to Avoid Impeachment

    A key coalition partner has delayed its decision on continued support, but Brazilian President ...

    A Uber driver in Brazil

    Brazil Congress Moves to Derail Uber and Company

    Brazil’s lower house of Congress voted Tuesday to give cities greater power to regulate ...

    Man cleaning building's window

    Brazil’s Outsourcing Bill Divides Employers and Workers

    The lower house of the Brazilian Congress passed a bill to allow companies to ...

    A meeting of Brazil's House of Representatives - EBC

    The Way Brazil Congress Found to Deal with Their Crimes: Amnesty for All

      The recent list with almost 100 names sent by Brazil’s Federal Prosecutor’s Office ...

    Brazilian president, Michel Temer - Marcos Corrêa/PR

    Brazil President Gets First Win in Congress in Fight to Contain Public Spending

    A congressional committee in Brazil approved on Thursday a constitutional amendment that would limit ...

    Jirau hydroelectric in Brazil

    Brazilian Government to Get More Involved in Big Construction Projects

    The new Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff has decided that in the case of large ...

    Brazilian Congress in Brasília

    In Brazil Lawmakers Will Make More than Their US and European Peers

    Brazilian lawmakers (Lower House and Senate) thanks to a generous recent 62% increase will ...

    Empty Brazilian Congress

    Brazil Congress Is in Recess While Lula Loosens Purse Strings

    The Brazilian Congress officially went into recess. This recess is in the constitution where ...

    Folha de S. Paulo newspaper

    Brazil Congress Ignores Court Order to Hand Over Expenses List

    Daily newspaper Folha de S. Paulo has filed a Writ of Security with Brazil's ...

    Folha de S. Paulo front page

    67%: Senate Scandal Hasn’t Hurt Lula’s Popularity in Brazil

    Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, the president of Brazil, has an approval rating of ...