Argentine National Congress facts for kids
|Argentine National Congress|
Chamber of Deputies
of the Senate
|Amado Boudou, PJ - FPV
since Dec 10, 2011
of the Chamber
|Julian Dominguez, PJ - FPV
since Dec 6, 2011
72 Senators (List)
257 Deputies (List)
|Senate Last election||23 October 2011|
|Chamber Last election||23 October 2011|
|Congreso de la Nación (Spanish)|
The Congress building is in Buenos Aires.
The Congress is in charge of setting taxes and customs. These must be the same across the country. It rules the Central Bank of Argentina, manages internal and external debt payment, and the value of national currency (currently the Argentine peso).
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