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Pension reform gets second nod from House

Good morning! The pension reform has been approved in the second House roll call vote. Problems with Brazil’s antitrust authority. And Jair Bolsonaro’s decree to reduce red tape—and hurt the press. Enjoy your read!


Pension reform gets second nod from House

After over six hours of debate, the lower house approved the pension reform bill in a second roll call vote. Today, congressmen will vote on proposals to amend the reform. House Speaker Rodrigo Maia, however, says that this part should be uneventful, as there is already a consensus around the most controversial points.

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