Venezuelan Election

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Venezuelan Opp. Leader To Receive Key To Doral

Doral Mayor Luigi Boria is set to present a key to the city to Venezuelan opposition leader Maria Corina Machado on Monday.

CBS Miami–07/08/2013

Venezuelan elected President Nicolas Maduro gestures following the election results in Caracas on April 14, 2013. Maduro was elected Hugo Chavez's successor Sunday with 50.66 percent of the vote, while opposition rival Henrique Capriles earned 49.06 percent, election officials said. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta        (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Chavez Heir To Be Sworn-In As Vote Audit Expands

Nicolas Maduro will be sworn in as Venezuela’s president on Friday.


Venezuelan flags fly in support of Henrique Capriles who lost Sunday's presidential election in Venezuela. (Source: CBS4)

S. Fla. Venezuelans Disappointed In Maduro’s Presidential Victory

Hugo Chavez’s hand-picked successor has won Venezuela’s presidential election and his challenger Henrique Capriles, along with South Florida Venezuelans, are not happy about it.

CBS Miami–04/15/2013

Local Venezuelans board buses in Doral headed for New Orleans to vote Sunday. (Source: CBS4)

Venezuelans Travel To New Orleans To Cast Ballots

Thousands of Venezuelans who live in South Florida hopped buses or caught flights bound for New Orleans to vote Sunday in the homeland’s historic presidential election.


South Florida Venezuelans gathered to watch the election results at El Arepazo 2 restaurant in Doral.  (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Venezuelans Disappointed In Election Result

Many Venezuelans who traveled to New Orleans to vote in their country’s presidential election, and those who stayed in South Florida and watched the results on television, said they were disappointed by the outcome.