Socialist Party
  • Extensive campaign arm assembled over 14 years of the former president's rule could be vital to his hand-picked sucessor's election hopes.

    Supporters ride a motorcycle to the closing campaign rally for ruling party presidential candidate Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, April 11, 2013.
    LAST UPDATE : Apr 12, 2013, 4:08 PM EDT
  • Junior partner in three-party governing coalition ejected two of its own as part of fallout from scandal over pols with Swiss bank accounts.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 07, 2013, 8:39 PM EST