Chavez allies re-elect legislative chief

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Chavez allies re-elect legislative chief

Diosdado Cabello, right, president of Venezuela’s National Assembly, gestures to supporters of President Hugo Chavez as Vice President Nicolas Maduro, left, looks on after the assembly chose to keep Cabello as its president. Cabello could step in as Venezuela’s caretaker leader in some circumstances if the ailing Chavez is unable to attend his swearing-in Thursday while fighting a severe respiratory infection after cancer surgery in Cuba.

Chavez allies re-elect legislative chief

Diosdado Cabello, right, president of Venezuela’s National Assembly, gestures to supporters of President Hugo Chavez as Vice President Nicolas Maduro, left, looks on after the assembly chose to keep Cabello as its president. Cabello could step in as Venezuela’s caretaker leader in some circumstances if the ailing Chavez is unable to attend his swearing-in Thursday while fighting a severe respiratory infection after cancer surgery in Cuba.
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