Rodrigo Pacheco (politician)

Rodrigo Pacheco
Senador Rodrigo Pacheco.jpg
Pacheco in 2019
Senator for Minas Gerais
Assumed office

1 February 2019
Federal Deputy for Minas Gerais
In office

1 February 2015 – 31 January 2019
Personal details
Born (1976-11-03) 3 November 1976 (age 43)

Porto Velho, Rondônia, Brazil
Political party DEM (2018–)

MDB (2010–2018)

Rodrigo Otavio Soares Pacheco (born 3 November 1976) is a Brazilian politician and lawyer. Although born in Rondônia, he has spent his political career representing Minas Gerais, having served as state senator since 2019.[1][2] He previously served in the chamber of deputies from 2015 to 2019.[3]

Personal life [ edit ]

Pachedo was born to Helio Cota Pacheco and Marta Maria Soares.[3] Prior to becoming a politician Pachedo worked as a lawyer,[4] with emphasis of criminal justice prosecution.[5]

Political career [ edit ]

Pacheco voted in favor of the impeachment motion of then-president Dilma Rousseff.[6] Pachedo would abstain in a vote for a similar corruption investigation into Rousseff's successor Michel Temer.[7] He voted in favor of the 2017 Brazilian labor reforms.[8]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ Services (ICS), International Consulting; Services (ICS), International Consulting. "Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff fails to win Senate seat ICSLATAM.COM". Retrieved 2019-07-11.
  2. ^ "Rodrigo Pacheco - MG" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  3. ^ a b "RODRIGO PACHECO – Biografia". Câmara dos Deputados do Brasil (in Portuguese). Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  4. ^ "Rodrigo Pacheco 250 (DEM) Senador - Minas Gerais - Eleições 2018" (in Portuguese). Gazeta do Povo. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  5. ^ "Saiba mais sobre Rodrigo Pacheco senador eleito por Minas" (in Portuguese). 7 October 2018. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  6. ^ "Reforma trabalhista: como votaram os deputados" (in Portuguese). Carta Capital. 27 April 2017. Archived from the original on 21 February 2019. Retrieved 18 September 2017.
  7. ^ "Veja como deputados votaram no impeachment de Dilma, na PEC 241, na reforma trabalhista e na denúncia contra Temer" [See how deputies voted in the impeachment of Dilma, in PEC 241, in the labor reform and in the denunciation against Temer] (in Portuguese). G1 Globo. 2 August 2017. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  8. ^ "Como votou cada deputado sobre a denúncia contra Temer" (in Portuguese). Carta Capital. 4 August 2017. Archived from the original on 21 February 2019. Retrieved 18 September 2017.
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