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Obama Supporter Hugo Chavez Wins Re-Election

DGFarragut Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 8:33 AM
Joseph Stalin had two quotes that pretty well sum it all up: 1. “It’s not the votes that count, it’s who counts the votes.” 2. “It doesn’t matter who the people voted for, they always vote for us.”

Venezuelan President/Dictator Hugo Chavez has won re-election. More from AP:

President Hugo Chavez put to rest any doubts about his masterful political touch in winning a third consecutive six-year term after a bitterly fought race against a youthful rival who has galvanized Venezuela's opposition.

The state governor who lost Sunday's presidential vote, Henrique Capriles, had accused the flamboyant incumbent of unfairly leveraging to his advantage Venezuela's oil wealth to finance his campaign as well as flaunting his near total control of state institutions.

Capriles also narrowed Chavez's margin of victory...

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