Unhappy, Rio Governor Witzel Criticizes Low Salary

The governor's salary is almost R$20,000 per month.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Apparently, the governor of Rio de Janeiro, Wilson Witzel, is unhappy with the salary of nearly R$20,000 (US$5,000) gross per month, as he has complained to members of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) about the law that bans chief executives and members of the legislature from being unable to practice law to supplement their income.

According to information from columnist Bela . . .

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