Bolsonaro Releases Highest Amount of Parliamentary Budget Riders Since 2015

There were R$17.2 billion (US$3.4 billion) paid by mid-October, which represent a 67 percent increase over the whole year of 2019, the highest since official records began to be compiled by the Senate in 2015.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - At the center of the investigations that led to the seizure of money in the underpants of one of the government leaders, parliamentary budget riders, called amendment, set a record under Jair Bolsonaro's administration.

There were R$17.2 billion (US . . .

To read the full NEWS and much more, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?