“I will be in any corner the fatherland demands me to be in, fulfilling my duty, fighting from my trench, backing the President and his political process. I will join in battle, whether from the most humble place or from the most decisive one. We all know we are of value to the Revolution, to the country, to the transformation of society and to the chances of saving the planet. Because I believe that without socialism, life will not be possible.”
Socorro Hernández, former Minister of Telecommunications, former head of CANTV, chavista sycophant. May 15th, 2009.
Yesterday, Ms. Hernández was named as one of the five members of the board of the CNE, Venezuela’s supposedly impartial elections arbiter.
This is the person in charge of counting our votes.