Tag: Venezuelan elections

Chavismo Reacts to Electoral Defeat

Government and pro-government forces have been reacting to Sunday’s adverse elections results. Comments have ranged from the self-critical to the blaming of an “economic war” waged by the opposition. The first reaction came from...

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What’s Next for Venezuela?

Now that the Venezuelan opposition has won a two-thirds majority in the National Assembly, major changes are on the horizon. As WOLA Senior Fellow David Smilde explains, some of the biggest looming questions are whether the...

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Venezuelan Election Take-away

First things first. The Venezuelan people, the Maduro government and Chavismo deserve some applause. The Venezuelan people went massively to the polls despite a growing distrust of the CNE and despite not trusting that their...

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Venezuela Program

Geoff Ramsey

Geoff Ramsey

Director for Venezuela @GRamsey_LatAm

David Smilde

David Smilde

WOLA Senior Fellow and the Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations at Tulane University

@dsmilde
Kristen

Kristen Martinez-Gugerli

Venezuela Program Associate

@kmgWOLA