Argentina Senate passes Milei reform bill

By Thomson Reuters Jun 12, 2024 | 9:24 PM

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina’s Senate on Wednesday approved a sweeping economic reform plan proposed by President Javier Milei in an overall vote, with lawmakers now set to vote on each article of the bills.

The motion initially tied 36-36, with the head of the chamber, Vice President Victoria Villarruel, breaking the tie.

(Reporting by Eliana Raszewski; Editing by Sarah Morland)