RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro announced on Tuesday, June 15, that the new Bolsa Família (Family Grant) will pay an average of R$300 to beneficiaries, in an announcement that took members of the government by surprise. Until now, the teams' attempts were to adjust the social benefit average amount from the current R$190 to R$250.
The redesign of the Bolsa Família has been under discussion at . . .