The health of Hugo Chavez, the president of Venezuela provides the central focus on Latin Pulse, this week. The program reviews the legal climate regarding the debate over Venezuela's constitution and how it reflects on questions of whether Chavez is too ill to govern. The program also looks at how changes in China's leadership may affect investment and trade, not just in Venezuela, but throughout Latin America. The program includes a commentary covering bilateral trade relations between Brazil and Mexico.
In-depth interviews in this program:
Jennifer McCoy of the Carter Center; and
Margaret Myers of the Inter-American Dialogue.
Executive Producer: Rick Rockwell
Associate Producer: Curt Devine.
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(The program is 30 minutes in length and the file size is 28 MB.)