March 13, 2013
Maduro Inherits a Broken Venezuela
Michael Penfold, Foreign Affairs
Nicolas Maduro, Hugo Chavez’s anointed heir, is expected to cruise to victory in Venezuela's upcoming presidential elections. But the easy part ends there. Once in office, Maduro will face a dysfunctional economy, high crime, and the broken political system Chávez left behind.
TAGGED: Latin America, Venezuela, Hugo Chavez, Nicolas Maduro