Bob Menendez on the Venezuelan nightmare

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Senator Bob Menendez, D-NJ, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, writes about The Venezuelan nightmare (emphasis added) Venezuela’s alleged socialist paradise has morphed into a verifiable real-life nightmare. At a time when many countries in the Americas are experiencing an economic ascent underpinned by growing middle classes, every indicator reveals that Venezuela is regressing at an alarming rate. Bread shortage frustrates Venezuelans Venezuela’s ‘erosion of Democratic order’ Frightening levels of criminal violence are coupled with economic freefall, punctuated by sky-high inflation and a scarcity of basic food items. . . .

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