President Jair Bolsonaro. | Photo: Marcelo Camargo / Agência Brasil.
President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday (19) that the new Bolsa Família will have a value “of at least 300 reais”. “We intend to have a new Bolsa Família in November. The value will be at least 300 reais. Today, the average for Bolsa Família is equivalent to 192 reais. Let’s move that to 300 reais. It’s just over 50% readjustment, ”said the president in an interview with TV Brasil. Last month, the president had already said that the new phase of the program would pay beneficiaries an average of R $ 300.