Oil Wars: Auding the Voters’ Registry

Oil Wars writes that Venezuela's voters’ registry “was thoroughly audited in late 2005 by an independent outside agency which found that it was a largely accurate and was completely appropriate to serve as the basis for elections.” Miguel Octavio, however, is skeptical, calling the audit “Simply one more fraud.” Daniel Duquenal has gone into length about how he says the National Electoral Council inflates the registry.

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