Tag: Congress

    No More Rigid Coalitions: Brazilian Congress Ends Party Piggybacking

    By a vote count of 329 to 142, Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies approved, Wednesday, ...

    13 Brazilian Congressmen Still Being Considered for Expulsion

    The president of Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies Ethics Council, Ricardo Izar (PTB, São Paulo), ...

    Forced Resignation of Brazil’s Number 3 Opens Battle in Congress

    The speaker of Brazil’s Lower House resigned Wednesday his post and seat in Congress ...

    16 Brazilian Congressmen Get Reprieve to Dispute Corruption Charges

    The leadership of Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies decided, Thursday, September 15, to grant a ...

    Brazilian Congress Snubs Lula and Probes Corruption by His Cronies

    Brazil’s Congress will for the first time investigate alleged corruption cases in the administration ...

    Lula’s Lack of Leadership Leads Brazil’s Market Down

    Brazilian and Latin American markets slumped, alongside a lower close for U.S. shares. In ...