Bolsonaro Prepares Social Program to Supplant Lula-Era Brand Family Grant

The plan is to combine several existing programs, including 'Bolsa Família' (Family Grant), under the same umbrella with no increase in total spending.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ministry of Economy is preparing the announcement of a new social program that will serve as a mark for the Jair Bolsonaro government, while at the same time removing a legacy left by the Workers' Party administrations and by ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, through the 'Bolsa Família'.

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