Tag: Congress

    Congressmen in Brazil Double Own Salary Leaving Their US Colleagues in the Dust

    Brazilian senators and House representatives approved this Thursday, December 14, a hike in salary, ...

    72 Brazilian Congressmen Might Be Expelled for Embezzlement

    A Brazilian congressional panel has recommended that 72 House representatives and Senators be expelled ...

    Inquiry Asks for Ouster of 71 Brazilian Congressmen

    Brazilian Senator Amir Lando, reporter of the congressional inquiry that investigated the sale of ...

    Invasion of Brazilian Congress Caused US$ 45,000 in Damages

    It is estimated that the damage caused by the members of the Movement for ...

    Invaders of Brazilian Congress Are Leftist Militants

    Brazil’s Minister of Agrarian Development, Guilherme Cassel, in an interview on TV Nacional declared ...

    Brazilian President Condemns Vandalism in Congress

    The press office of Brazil’s Presidency released a note expressing solidarity and support for ...

    500 Protesters Who Broke Into Brazilian Congress Are in Jail

    Members of Brazil’s Movement for Liberation of the Landless (Movimento de Libertação dos Sem ...

    Brazilian Congress Pans President Lula’s New Budget Guidelines

    The 2007 Budget Guidelines Law (Lei de Diretrizes Orçamentárias, LDO) submitted, Tuesday, April 18, ...

    In Protest for Being Snubbed Brazilian Congressmen Resign from Ethics Council

    Five Brazilian congressmen announced Thursday, April 6, that they were resigning from the House ...

    Brazilian Congress Ponders About Abolishing Secret Vote

    The president of Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies, Aldo Rebelo (Partido Comunista do Brasil, São ...