By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Plans by the Brazilian government for a plebiscite on political reforms in Brazil, originally brought forward by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff in the wake of recent mass protests across the country, have been thrown into doubt.
Some government figures backing the proposal, including Vice President Michel Temer, said there was not enough time to agree on the referendum and get reforms through Congress before the upcoming 2014 presidential elections . . .