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With elections in sight, Brazil increases spending cap

Jul. 14, 2022 11:13 AM EDT

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Millions of Brazilians — and likely the president's reelection campaign — will get a hefty boost from a measure approved by Brazil's Congress that sharply raises subsidies for the poor less than three months before presidential voting. Lawmakers voted...

Today in History: Mondale chooses Ferraro

Jul. 12, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 12, the 193rd day of 2022. There are 172 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 12, 1909, the House of Representatives joined the Senate in passing the 16th Amendment to the U.S....