Brazilian Arrests Snare Ruling Party, Threaten Economic Plan

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  • Key vote in Congress postponed again amid political turmoil
  • Pressure to impeach and oust Rousseff may start to intensify

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Brazil’s second high-profile arrest in 24 hours of a ruling party member and allies renews pressure on President Dilma Rousseff and risks sidetracking her economic agenda just as she began to recover some support in Congress.

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