You know, the one that Chávez basically hollowed out. The one that he insists is only a shell and whose only job is to “coordinate” policies with the other municipalities. The one that doesn’t even have a headquarters anymore.
I don’t know about you, but 6,000 people seems like a huge payroll for an office that basically does … what, exactly?
Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure spending over a year without a salary must be tough.
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