The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi63° Partly Sunny

Tonight

Lo48° Rain Likely

Wednesday

Hi55° Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo46° Rain

Thursday

Hi61° Slight Chc Showers

Thursday Night

Lo45° Slight Chc Showers

Friday

Hi54° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo48° Rain Likely

Saturday

Hi60° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Rain

In Venezuela, anti-Chavez forces complain of campaign abuses

Send to Kindle
Print This
CARACAS, Venezuela — A deep-red tent promoting the re-election of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, which displayed campaign posters and featured blaring salsa music Friday, has been pitched just steps from the entrance to the headquarters of the government’s tax authority. Early in the campaign, a pro-Chavez billboard hung from a Caracas courthouse — despite a ban on the use of state resources in politics. It was just across the street from the National Electoral Council, or CNE, the very entity charged with catching campaign abuses.

View my optionsorSign in