Brazil Supreme Court urged to bar Rousseff from politics

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Major parties in Brazil’s governing coalition pressed the Supreme Court on Friday to overturn a Senate decision allowing former President Dilma Rousseff to remain politically active after her dismissal in an impeachment trial this week.

Brazil Supreme Court urged to bar Rousseff from politics

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Major parties in Brazil’s governing coalition pressed the Supreme Court on Friday to overturn a Senate decision allowing former President Dilma Rousseff to remain politically active after her dismissal in an impeachment trial this week.

Brazil's Supreme Court urged to bar Rousseff from politics

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Major parties in Brazil’s governing coalition pressed the Supreme Court on Friday to overturn a Senate decision allowing former President Dilma Rousseff to remain politically active after her dismissal in an impeachment trial this week.

Brazil's Supreme Court urged to bar Rousseff from politics

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Major parties in Brazil’s governing coalition pressed the Supreme Court on Friday to overturn a Senate decision allowing former President Dilma Rousseff to remain politically active after her dismissal in an impeachment trial this week.

Ecuador condemns Rousseff’s impeachment

…Says it’s an overlapping coup d’état The Government of Ecuador has strongly condemned Wednesday impeachment of Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff. Consequently, the government of Ecuador has recalled for consultations its charge d’affairs to the Federal Tepublic of Brazil. Venezuela government had earlier recalled its ambassador and freeze relations with Brazil. Ms. Roussess was impeached on allegation of…

Brazil’s ousted President Rousseff appeals to Supreme Court

Rousseff Brazil’s ousted President Dilma Rousseff appealed to the Supreme Court on Thursday to overturn the Senate’s decision to remove her from office for breaking budgetary rules. The Senate voted 61-20 on Wednesday to dismiss the leftist leader, confirming her conservative Vice President Michel Temer as president for the remainder of her term through 2018….

UN Chief extends wishes to new Brazilian President

The secretary-general, in a statement issued by his spokesman, on Thursday in New York that he has taken note of the decision by the Brazilian Senate to impeach President Dilma Rousseff and the subsequent swearing in of acting president as the new president of Brazil The post UN Chief extends wishes to new Brazilian President…

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil: Senate impeaches President Rousseff

Brazil’s Senate overwhelmingly in the final phase of her impeachment trial voted on Wednesday to remove President Dilma Rousseff from office on charges of breaking budget laws. A report from the Senate said the 61-20 vote in the upper house of Congress brings to an end 13 years of rule by the leftist Workers’ Party….

Dilma Rousseff Ousted By Senate: What's Next For Brazilian Markets?

  Ending a long impeachment process, Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday. That’s bad news for Latin American socialists of all sorts, and most notably for Venezuala’s President Nicolás Maduro, who faces massive protests over the failures of his socialist agenda. Bad news for socialists is usually good news for financial […]

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America’s biggest country amid a massive corruption scandal and brutal economic crisis.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Rousseff ousted in end to impeachment process

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Just In: Brazil’s president, Dilma Rousseff, impeached

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff attends the Diplomat Day ceremony at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia, on June 17, 2013. Brazilian Government faces protest in some state capitals against the allocation of funds towards the Confederations Cup and next year’s World Cup at a time when Brazil is in dire need of investment in other areas. AFP…

Dilma Rousseff, president of Brazil, impeached for budget ‘padding’

Brazil’s Senate has voted to remove President Dilma Rousseff from office for manipulating the budget, similar to allegations of budget padding at the Nigerian lower chamber. Rousseff is said to have The post Dilma Rousseff, president of Brazil, impeached for budget ‘padding’ appeared first on TheCable.

Brazil's Senate dismisses Rousseff for breaking budget laws

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, ending an impeachment process that has polarized the scandal-plagued country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil’s president, Dilma Rousseff, impeached

Brazil’s Senate has removed President Dilma Rousseff from office for manipulating the budget. Sixty-one Senators against 20 voted in favour of the impeachment Wednesday. Ms Rousseff was suspended in May after the Senate voted to go ahead with the impeachment process. Brazil’s lawmakers accused her of re-assigning funds between budget items. Her critics said she…

Brazil senate impeach suspended president Dilma Rousseff

Brazil’s Senate has voted to remove President Dilma Rousseff from office for manipulating the budget. It puts an end to 13 years in power of her left-wing Workers’ Party. Ms Rousseff denies the charges. Sixty-one Senators voted in favour of her impeachment and 20 against, meeting the two-thirds majority needed to remove her from the…

Brazil's Senate removes President Dilma Rousseff from office

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate removed leftist President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday for breaking budgetary laws, in an impeachment process that has polarized the Latin American country and paralyzed its politics for nine months.

Brazil's Senate opens voting session expected to oust Rousseff

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate opened the final session in an impeachment trial expected to dismiss President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday and draw the curtain on 13 years of leftist Workers Party rule in Latin America’s largest nation.

Brazil's Senate opens voting session expected to oust Rousseff

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate opened the final session in an impeachment trial expected to dismiss President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday and draw the curtain on 13 years of leftist Workers Party rule in Latin America’s largest nation.

Brazil's Senate opens voting session expected to oust Rousseff

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate opened the final session in an impeachment trial expected to dismiss President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday and draw the curtain on 13 years of leftist Workers Party rule in Latin America’s largest nation.

Brazil's Senate opens voting session expected to oust Rousseff

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate opened the final session in an impeachment trial expected to dismiss President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday and draw the curtain on 13 years of leftist Workers Party rule in Latin America’s largest nation.

Brazil's Senate opens voting session expected to oust Rousseff

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate opened the final session in an impeachment trial expected to dismiss President Dilma Rousseff from office on Wednesday and draw the curtain on 13 years of leftist Workers Party rule in Latin America’s largest nation.

Brazil's Senate begins session to vote on Rousseff's removal

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Senate opened a session on Wednesday to vote on whether to remove suspended President Dilma Rousseff from office for breaking budgetary rules, the culmination of an impeachment process that has paralyzed Brazilian politics for nine months.