Government will seek “legal way” to ensure ownership of Cristiane BrazilAt dawn today, the President of the Supreme Court (STF), Carmen Lucia, He accepted the appeal requesting the suspension of Mrs ownership.
The Minister of Government Secretariat, Carlos Marun, He said on Monday (22) that the government will pursue a “legal way” to ensure ownership by Mrs Cristiane Brazil (PTB-RJ) as Labor Minister. At dawn today, the President of the Supreme Court (STF), Carmen Lucia, He accepted the appeal requesting the suspension of Mrs ownership.
according Marun, "The legal path is set by the legal department of the government", and the decision taken by the government is "continuing this demand" in order to ensure respect for the Constitution. Asked if he considers mistaken the decision to Carmen Lucia, Maron avoided criticism and evaluated the decision as "technical" and "not entered the merits".
"Novela always has a happy ending, since you refer to novel. The government maintains the serenity and of course insist on this judicial struggle for the preservation of the president's prerogatives and we have confidence in the good sense of judicial decisions that, in time, ensure the ownership of the minister chosen by the President to exercise the Labor Minister function ", said Minister.
The deputy leader of the government in the House, Beto Mansur (PRB-SP), I had already signaled a few weeks ago that the governing coalition was expecting a negative decision of the minister Carmen Lucia and the legal staff of the Presidency would exhaust all legal remedies available until the process could be analyzed by the plenary of the Supreme Court, on return from recess in February.
Cristiane Brazil was nominated to head the Ministry of Labor in the negotiations for the approval of the pension reform, pending before the House of Representatives since last year. Maron said the government will not give up the reform and recognized that “until it would be easier” the PTB indicate another person for the job, but he explained that the ruling team chose, at this moment, to fight "to preserve the prerogative of the presidency" to appoint ministers of state.
"If you think you're going to deviate from our course which is the approval of the pension reform with presentation issues such, you are wrong. The government has a bearing and nothing depart from the purpose of approving the pension reform ", He stressed.
Maron also signaled that, If the government can ensure through another resource the appointment of Cristiane Brazil, ownership can occur even in the absence of President Michel Temer, that will travel today to Davos, Switzerland, where it will attend the World Economic Forum until the day 26 from January. The mayor, Rodrigo Maia (DEM-RJ), will assume the presidency in this period.