Rio de Janeiro Assembly Votes (69 – 1) to Begin Witzel Impeachment Proceedings

The parties will have 48 hours to appoint their representatives to the impeachment committee, which will have another two days to elect its chairman and rapporteur.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the support of 69 of the 70 deputies, the President of the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro (ALERJ), André Ceciliano (PT), on Wednesday, June 10th, formalized the start of the impeachment proceedings against Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?