[Skip to the end]
Brazil seems to be catching on?
Brazil Lula Vetoes Spending Limits for 2010 Budget, Estado Says
August 14 (Bloomberg) — Brazilâ€™s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva vetoed 20 items in the guidelines for next yearâ€™s budget that sought to curtail government spending on public
works, O Estado de S. Paulo said.
Lula also vetoed a measure that would have limited the governmentâ€™s ability to increase investment under its so-called Growth Acceleration Program, which is comprised of infrastructure spending on ports, roads and energy projects, the Sao Paulo-based newspaper reported, citing the official gazette.