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Coalition Secures Political Rights Amidst Electoral Council Barriers in Venezuela

BySamantha Jones

Mar 27, 2024
MUD successfully registers Edmundo González Urrutia as candidate for 2024 Venezuela Elections

The Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) announced on Tuesday that Eduardo González Urrutia had been provisionally registered as a candidate for the presidential elections on July 28 by the National Electoral Council (CNE). This decision came after Corina Yoris, who was nominated by Maria Corina Machado, was disqualified from competing. Elvis Amoroso, the president of CNE, first dropped the name of Edmund Gonzalez Urrutia from the list of registered candidates.

The PUD had requested an extension from CNE to register their candidate within the expected period, but encountered barriers in accessing the system. Despite efforts to register Yoris throughout the process, she was ultimately left out without any explanation being provided so far. The coalition acknowledged that they had exhausted all avenues to do so by the deadline and decided to provisionally register Edmundo González Urrutia to ensure the preservation of their political rights until they are able to register their preferred candidate.

This decision allows them to continue participating in the electoral process and contest the elections in 2024. The registration of González Urrutia brings the total number of candidates to 13 for the upcoming elections, including current President Nicolás Maduro. A total of 37 political parties, some in coalition, nominated their candidates during

By Samantha Jones

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