Venezuelan opposition wins popular majority

The Venezuelan opposition has won a popular majority in legislative elections. Unfortunately, because of the way Chavez has rigged the electoral system, the opposition may still fall short of achieving the two-fifths of the seats that they need to prevent Chavez from ruling by decree.

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