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UNASUR Arrives in Venezuela as Parliamentary Campaigns Launch

UNASUR Secretary-General Ernesto Samper (R) and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. (TeleSUR)

A delegation of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) arrived yesterday in Caracas to install their observer mission for Venezuela’s upcoming Parliamentary elections on December 6th.

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Maduro Signs Pledge to Respect 6D Election Results, Opposition Refuses

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro signed the CNE pledge on Monday. (CNE)

On Monday Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro signed an oath pledging to accept the results of the parliamentary elections this coming December 6th. So far, the opposition coalition, the Roundtable of Democratic Unity, has refused to sign the agreement. 


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Venezuela: Massive Turnout at Elections Simulation

About 4,455 voting stations have been activated in the country's 87 electoral districts (AVN).

Thousands of Venezuelan voters took to the streets early Sunday morning in order to participate in the vote simulation convoked by the electoral authorities before election day on Dec. 6.

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US Solidarity Delegation Visits Venezuela, Praises Democratic Model

(David Mandel)

 A group of twenty US social justice activists visited Venezuela last week as part of a delegation in solidarity with the South American nation following escalating US aggression in past months.

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Venezuelan Parliamentary Elections Set for December 6

CNE President Tibisay Lucena silences rightwing rumors that elections would not be held this year. (teleSUR)

Venezuela’s National Electoral Council (CNE) has announced that national parliamentary elections will be held on December 6. The announcement effectively silences an opposition-fueled rumor campaign that has filled international headlines with speculations that elections would not be held.


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Venezuela’s United Socialist Party Registers Candidates for Municipal Elections, Some Groups Protest

At the end of the week-long registration process, the CNE cleared 15,572 citizens to participate in the December 8 elections (Re

After a week-long registration process held by Venezuela’s National Electoral Council (CNE), 146 of the 275 current mayors of the left-wing United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) will be up for reelection in the December 8 municipal elections. 

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Zero Errors Found in Presidential Election Audit

The result of the April presidential election has been recognized by all countries in the region and wider world, with the excep

Venezuela’s National Electoral Council is expected to successfully finish the audit of April’s presidential vote this Saturday June 8th.

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Venezuelan Municipal Elections Set for 8 December

CNE president Tibisay Lucena (archive)

Venezuela’s municipal elections will be held on 8 December, the National Electoral Council (CNE) has announced.

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Venezuela's Election System Holds Up As A Model For The World

A capture photo from the CNE"s live broadcast of the auditing of the 46% of votes that weren't audited straight after

A surprising article in Forbes magazine recognises, and praises Venezuela's electoral system.

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Live Electoral Auditing

The National Electoral Council (CNE) is broadcasting its citizen audit of the election results live on its website. Here are some excerpts from the process. 

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