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    Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    Chavez Now Fights "Severe" Lung Infection, Surrounded by Family Members

    Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.
    Somberly reading a statement on national TV, Venezuela's Information Minister Ernesto Villegas said "Chávez has faced complications as a result of a severe respiratory infection. This infection has led to respiratory deficiency that requires Commander Chávez to remain in strict compliance with his medical treatment."
    The statement raised the possibility that Chávez might be breathing with the assistance of a machine or even in an induced coma. But the government is not giving any further details of the president's condition not treatment.

    Chávez's health crisis has raised contentious questions ahead of the swearing-in set for Jan. 10, including whether the inauguration could legally be postponed and what will happen if Chávez can't begin his new term. The plans of Chávez's allies remain a mystery.
    The Venezuelan Constitution says the presidential oath should be taken Jan. 10 before the National Assembly, and officials have raised the possibility that Chávez might not be well enough to do that, without saying what will happen if he can't.
    The constitution says that if a president or president-elect dies or is declared unable to continue in office, presidential powers should be held temporarily by the president of the National Assembly, who is now Cabello. It says a new presidential vote should be held within 30 days.
    Opposition leaders have argued that Chávez, who was re-elected to a six-year term in October, seems no longer fit to continue as president and have demanded that a new election be held within 30 days if he isn't in Caracas on inauguration day.


    Read more: http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/new...#ixzz2H1CAJMiv

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    No me gusta!

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    Hugo's got the oil pesos to get the highest level of healthcare in say, Switzerland or god forbid, the US.

    Nope, the socialist rich with a reputation to uphold must settle for Cuba.
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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    good riddance...
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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    Quote Originally Posted by SABURZFAN View Post
    good riddance...
    Hi ya JLB, how you doing? Seriously though, Chavez has done a lot of good for his people and I wish him well.

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    hope he pulls through. if not, good show.

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    Good posioning job by the CIA.

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    see ya...

    for his sake i wish him well and that it is quick and painless..
    If you like your health care plan, you will be able to keep your health care plan. Period. No one will take it away. No matter what.
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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    The Venezuelan currency has been devalued by about 33% this past week.

    Indeed, good show, unless you live there.

    Argentina is pretty close. Not surprising that Argentina served as his major host during his Bolivar Revolution tour.
    The others gave up on him much earlier.

    You cannot get US dollars there, and it has become so bad that some restaurants in South Miami are transacting in Argentine pesos because they know their visiting clientele can no longer exchange currency.

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    We are working on a trip to Argentina but its at least a year and a half out.... Wonder when we should buy currency.

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    Re: Hugo Chávez’s health appears to be quickly deteriorating.

    Quote Originally Posted by OpIv37 View Post
    We are working on a trip to Argentina but its at least a year and a half out.... Wonder when we should buy currency.
    Do not do so without talking to me.

    You cannot "buy currency" in your situation without suffering a huge hit.

    Of course, I also know where to go and where to eat.
    Last edited by gameboy; 02-11-2013 at 04:26 PM.

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