Latin American Program in the News: Venezuelan opposition candidate Capriles may still pose future threat to Chavez

Oct 09, 2012
This article discusses the results of the election on Sunday.

Latin American Program in the News: Navarro says that Chavez will win with voting "close to or above 54%"

Oct 07, 2012
Senator Alejandro Navarro said that he estimates that Hugo Chávez will have “a clear victory close to or above 54%” in the presidential elections in Venezuela, which will take place this Sunday.[Spanish]

Latin American Program in the News: Experts Predict Who Will Win the Venezuelan Election

Oct 06, 2012
There are several predictions for the outcome of the October 7 election in Venezuela.

Latin American Program in the News: After 14 years in power, Hugo Chavez confronts a tough challenger in Venezuela election

Oct 06, 2012
This Venezuelan election is more competitive than past elections for Hugo Chavez.

Latin American Program in the News: Chavez’s Havana-to-Tehran Alliance at Stake as Venezuelans Vote

Oct 05, 2012
Venezuelans voting whether to re- elect Hugo Chavez on Oct. 7 will also decide the fate of a regime that forms the linchpin of an alliance from Iran to Cuba against U.S. policies

Latin American Program in the News: Venezuelans Vote in Presidential Elections

Oct 05, 2012
Cynthia Arnson appeared on NTN 24’s Zoom a la Noticia on October 4 to discuss the Presidential elections in Venezuela and the impact they could have on other countries in the region. The interview is in Spanish.

Election Countdown: Poll Watching in Venezuela

Oct 02, 2012
Is Hugo Chavez sailing toward re-election? Or is challenger Henrique Capriles surging toward upset victory in Venezuela’s election? Your answer might depend on which of the country’s polls you’ve been following. Though major polling firms differ on where the race stands, they seem to agree that the final outcome is almost impossible to predict. We spoke with one of Venezuela’s top pollsters, Luis Vicente Leon, Director of Datanalisis, for an up to the moment analysis of the polling data and the dynamics of the race.

Latin American Program in the News: Woldenberg dissects Venezuela's electoral system

Sep 12, 2012
José Woldenberg and Genaro Arriaga talk about their report about the Venezuela elections that will be on October 7. [Spanish]

Latin American Program in the News: Chavez and rival urged to lower tensions ahead of election

Sep 11, 2012
The Carter Center has acted an observer in past Venezuelan elections but will not do so this time.

Latin American Program in the News: Venezuelan rival challenges Hugo Chavez to debate

Sep 11, 2012
Jennifer McCoy discuss the possible scenarios after the Venezuelan elections in a forum organized by the Latin American Program.


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