Transfers of R $ 2,2 billion belie speeches AM mayors who say they have no money

The figure represents a jump 20,6% the funds deposited in the municipal coffers over the same period 2017.
16/05/2018 15h27 - Updated 17/05/2018 16h28
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In the first four months of this year, municipalities received Amazon, through Union transfers and state government, R$ 2,2 billion in transfers. The information was disclosed by Deputy Serafim Correa (PSB), in a speech on Wednesday (16) the Legislative Assembly of the State (OF-AM).

The figure represents a jump 20,6% the funds deposited in the municipal coffers over the same period 2017, When municipalities received R $ 1,8 billion.

“Convenhamos que esse volume de recursos em quatro meses desmonta o discurso dos prefeitos de que não tem dinheiro, de que os municípios estão à míngua. Isso mostra a necessidade de termos um sistema de controle rápido, eficaz e que funcione para que não tenhamos problemas na sequência”, sustentou Serafim.

Fruit resources of state taxes, January to April this year, municipalities won R $ 826,9 millions, while on 2017 They were R $ 674,6 millions. This represents an increase of 22,5%, only state funds.

Since the transfer of federal funds to municipalities, the first quarter of 2017 It was R $ 1,1 billion. This year, in the same period, the value jumped to R $ 1,3 billion. The increase is a rise in transfers of 19,5%.


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