Leader Of Dilma Rousseff Impeachment Drive Could Lose Own Brazil Seat

September 13, 2016 4:19 AM

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Leader Of Dilma Rousseff Impeachment Drive Could Lose Own Brazil Seat

Brasilia: Brazil's lower house debated Monday whether to unseat former speaker Eduardo Cunha, who spearheaded the drive to impeach president Dilma Rousseff and now faces his own graft-stained demise.

Cunha, who is often compared to the dark, manipulative hero Frank Underwood of the hit Netflix series "House of Cards," used his position as speaker of the Chamber of Deputies to put Rousseff on an unstoppable path to impeachment.

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