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Brazil’s President Defends Herself As She Takes The Stand In Impeachment Trial

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff took the stand today in her ongoing impeachment trial. She insisted she committed no crime. 

Rousseff is accused of illegally manipulating the budget to misrepresent the state of the Brazilian economy. Senators are expected to vote this week on whether to remove her from office. 

We get the latest on the trial from Peter Prengaman, Brazil news director for the Associated Press.

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