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Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Venezuelans Hold 5K In Miami To Support Protesters

In support of student protesters abroad, Venezuelans in Miami are holding a 5K run on Saturday.

04/12/2014

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Gov. Scott In Miami Accepts Petitions Urging Protection Of Human Rights In Venezuela

Governor Rick Scott returned to South Florida on Monday and met with families as a show of support for those affected by the crisis in Venezuela.

03/31/2014

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio  (Source: CBS4)

Rubio Wants Treasury Secretary To Meet With S. Florida’s Venezuelan Community

In an effort to keep the spotlight on the political turmoil in Venezuela, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio has asked Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to meet with the Venezuelan community in South Florida this week.

03/16/2014

Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Venezuela Pres: ‘Miami lobby’ Leads US Policy

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro believes that South Florida politicians, like Marco Rubio, are leading the country into an extremist foreign policy against his country.

03/14/2014

MIAMI - MARCH 16: Leonardo Ramirez (L) and Mayanis Cincio dance together during the annual Calle Ocho celebration March 16, 2008 in the Little Havana neighborhood of Miami, Florida. The event is billed as the largest Hispanic festival in the nation. (Photo by: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Locals Partied Calle Ocho Style

An event billed as the largest Hispanic festival took over Miami’s Little Havana neighborhood on Sunday.

03/09/2014

March 7. 2014: Students held a rally to protest violence in Venezuela.  Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Congressman Mario Diaz Balart were among the speakers. (Source: Walter Makaula, CBS4)

South Florida Political Leaders Attend FIU Venezuela Rally

Students at Florida International University rallied for peace in Venezuela Friday with the help of a few members of Congress.

CBS4–03/07/2014

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Tempers Flared In Doral City Hall Over Venezuela

It was supposed to be a show of solidarity with the Venezuelan people on Thursday but as with all things at Doral City Hall, it came with a side dish of drama. Tempers were flaring and there was some yelling.

03/06/2014

Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Local Venezuelans Meet With Politicos On Unrest In Former Homeland

On the streets of Venezuela, protestors are demanding change, rallying against soaring inflation, food shortages and dwindling rights.

03/03/2014

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Venezuela Demonstrations Heat Up Again This Weekend

The demonstrations against the violence in Venezuela will continue in South Florida through the weekend.

03/01/2014

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Rubio & Scott Make A Stop In Doral To Talk About Venezuela

Governor Rick Scott and Senator Marco Rubio made their way to Doral Friday where protesters rallied for change in their country to speak to the leaders of the Miami-Venex Democratic Unity Roundtable.

CBS Miami–02/28/2014

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