By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO - Today the organizing committee for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio released a statement announcing that the cut in funding anticipated if the Ibsen amendment is passed will leave the state of Rio without the resources to do much of the necessary work to host the Olympic games, and would constitute a breach of the contract agreed upon with the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

The statement . . .

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