Monday, November 24, 2008

Hugo Chavez affirmed in Venezuelan elections

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez passed an important election test Sunday with many of his candidates winning. However, the opposition also gained ground in some areas.

"The people are telling me: 'Chavez continue down the same road,'" said Chavez in reference to his "21st century socialism."

Youthful supporters of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez peer from a car after the National Electoral Council (CNE) announced the results of local elections in Caracas, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008. Chavez's allies won a majority in Venezuela's state elections, but the opposition made important gains, winning two of the most populous states and the mayor's post in Caracas. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)

Times Online

Hugo Chavez's candidates leading in Venezuela elections
Los Angeles Times, CA - 51 minutes ago
Turnout was heavy Sunday in Venezuelan state and local elections, which were seen as a referendum on President Hugo Chavez's decade in office and could be a ...
Chavez allies win in Venezuela, opposition gains The Associated Press
Chavez passes Venezuela election test CNN
Venezuela Votes in Test of Hugo Chavez's Presidency (Update2) Bloomberg

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