Brazil senate committee wants to quiz Meirelles

The Brazilian senate's economic affairs committee has invited Finance Minister Antonio Palocci and Central Bank President Henrique Meirelles to explain the government's economic policy, the Senate's news agency reported.

The president of the commission, Senator Ramez Tebet, said that the senators want to know about the planned measures for the construction sector, the primary fiscal surplus and GDP.

Brazilian Social Democratic Party (PSDB) Senator Tasso Jereissati was quoted as saying that the

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