Primer on parliamentary elections in Venezuela

October 2015
Political Intelligence Briefing;10/13/2015, p32
The article offers information on the parliamentary elections in Venezuela on Dec. 6, 2015. Topics discussed include the ruling of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) under the administration of former President Hugo Chavez, leadership of President Nicolas Maduro, and economic crisis in the country due to low oil prices and inflation.


Related Articles

  • GOING CARACAS. TUCKER, SD // Fortean Times;Mar2014, Vol. 312, p42 

    The article reports on the claims regarding the occurrence of supernatural incidents related to the 2013 elections in Venezuela. Topics discussed include the rumours on the presence of former President Hugo Chávez's ghost to canvass for his party, the United Socialist Party of Venezuela...

  • Debate over criticism, democracy flares up. FUENTES, FEDERICO // Green Left Weekly;7/30/2014, Issue 1018, p17 

    The article reports that Jorge Giordani, ousted planning minister of Venezuela, has been recently published the documents in which he criticizes the leadership of Nicolas Maduro, President of Venezuela. It mentions that after the release of document there was public debates on the future of the...

  • Bad loser syndrome. Buxton, Julia // World Today;Jun/Jul2013, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p11 

    The article focuses on politics and government in Venezuela as of June 1, 2013 and in light of the April election after the death of the country's president Hugo Chávez, leader of Venezuela's United Socialist Party. The election of Nicolás Maduro as president, the opposition candidate...

  • A Long-Lasting Legacy. Shinkman, Paul D. // U.S. News Digital Weekly;3/8/2013, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p8 

    The author predicts that the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez's leadership style will likely to continue after his death. Experts predict an improvement in the relationship between the U.S. and Venezuela. Vice President Nicolás Maduro blamed the U.S. for Chávez's cancer in his...

  • Beginning of the end for Chavismo. Bloodworth, James // New Statesman;12/11/2015, Vol. 144 Issue 5292, p19 

    The article comments of the results of the parliamentary elections in Venezuela on December 6, 2015 in which the ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) lost control of the national assembly and accepted the result with good grace. Topics include despite the defeat Nicolás Maduro...

  • For Venezuela's Opposition, Election Victory Was the Easy Part. Ghitis, Frida // World Politics Review (Selective Content);12/10/2015, p1 

    The article discusses the aftermath of the legislative elections held in Venezuela in December 2015 particularly the defeat of the ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV). Topics discussed include the repeated threats issued by President Nicolás Maduro, successor of the late Hugo...

  • Three Questions After Chavez.  // Baltimore Jewish Times;3/15/2013, Vol. 331 Issue 3, p8 

    The author focuses on two political candidates including Nicolas Maduro and Henrique Capriles Radonski who have discussed the economic and crime related problems which can come in the future of Venezuela after the death of Venezuela President Hugo Chavez.

  • Chavez's death marked. MALLETT-OUTTRIM, RYAN // Green Left Weekly;3/12/2014, Issue 1000, p18 

    The article informs that Venezuela has commemorated the first death anniversary of former President Hugo Chavez with rallies across the country as of March 2014 and mentions the government of President Nicolas Maduro, Bolivian President Evo Morales, and Cuban President Raul Castro also rallied.

  • Helping hand.  // New Humanist;May/Jun2013, Vol. 128 Issue 3, p6 

    The article offers information on Nicolas Maduro, the President of Venezuela who reflects on the work of former President Hugo Chavez.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics