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Brazil's reform agenda boosted by swing right at polls

BRASILIA (Reuters) - A shift to the right in Brazil's municipal elections should help President Michel Temer's government enact unpopular legislation to curb public spending and avert a budgetary crisis after 13 years of profligate leftist governments.
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