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Agents Guedes and Bolsonaro, license to spend

Good morning! Bolsonaro is on the ropes after the release of the final Covid inquiry report, but it could have been worse for the president — and he seeks to spend his way out of trouble. Meanwhile, the threat of a truckers’ strike becomes more and more real.

Amid Covid inquiry pressure, Bolsonaro plans spending spree

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Economy Minister Paulo Guedes (left) about President Bolsonaro’s spending plans: “Popular but not populist.” Photo:...
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