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Dr. Smilde publishes NYTimes Op-ed 'Venezuelan Democracy Needs the Hemisphere's Help'

March 14th, 2017

Two weeks ago, at the invitation of Senator Bob Corker, Dr. David Smilde testified before the Committee on Foreign relations at a hearing on Venezuela’s current crisis of governance

Today Dr. Smilde’s op-ed Venezuelan Democracy Needs the Hemisphere’s Help was published in the New York Times. In it he argues that the United States should lead a multilateral effort to resolve a crisis over Venezuela’s elections.