Brazil Senate Votes in Favor of Rousseff Impeachment Trial

  • Temer’s top adviser said 59-21 vote tally is sign of strength
  • The chamber could hold its final vote within a month

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff Headed to Impeachment Trial

Brazil’s Senate on Wednesday voted to put suspended President Dilma Rousseff on an impeachment trial that could seal her downfall and strengthen her successor’s hand as early as this month.

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