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Venezuela's 'super majority' power struggle paralyzes government

Wednesday, January 13th 2016 - 05:34 UTC
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Venezuela sank deeper into a messy political crisis Tuesday as the opposition-controlled National Assembly suspended its session after the Supreme Court declared it null and void. Speaking before a nearly empty chamber, speaker Henry Ramos Allup, a fierce opponent of President Nicolas Maduro, declared the National Assembly lacked a quorum and would reconvene Wednesday morning. Read full article


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  • ChrisR

    “Diosdado Cabello, struck a more confrontational tone, proposing the Supreme Court could take over legislative powers amid the standoff.”

    And there we have it!

    No need for the elected majority, just keep robbing the citizens and stuffing their own pockets.

    Jan 13th, 2016 - 11:43 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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