Americas

Venezuelans Vote for President to Succeed Chavezi
X
April 14, 2013 6:40 PM
In Venezuela, the presidential election to replace Hugo Chavez is under way. Voters are choosing between Mr. Chavez's handpicked successor who has vowed to continue socialist policies, or Henrique Capriles who favors more private-market friendly policies. VOA'S Brian Padden has more from Caracas.

Venezuelans Vote for President to Succeed Chavez

Published April 14, 2013

In Venezuela, the presidential election to replace Hugo Chavez is under way. Voters are choosing between Mr. Chavez's handpicked successor who has vowed to continue socialist policies, or Henrique Capriles who favors more private-market friendly policies. VOA'S Brian Padden has more from Caracas.


You May Like

Obama: I Will Do 'Everything I Can' to Close Guantanamo

US president says prison continues 'to inspire jihadists and extremists around the world' More

Sierra Leone Educates on Safe Ebola Burials

Also, country is improving at rapid response to isolated outbreaks, but health workers need to be even faster, officials say More

Religion Aside, Christmas Gains Popularity in Communist Vietnam

Increasingly wealthy Vietnamese embrace holiday due to its non-religious glamor, commercial appeal More