Fw: So much for the reported decline in Chavez' popularity...
- Subject: Fw: So much for the reported decline in Chavez' popularity...
- From: "Nello Margiotta" <animarg at tin.it>
- Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2001 09:17:47 +0200
From Radio Havana March 23rd
*VENEZUELA: POLLS SHOW HUGO CHAVEZ STILL IMMENSELY POPULAR
Caracas, March 22 (RHC)--A new opinion poll in the Venezuelan capital shows
that President Hugo Chavez continues to an extremely popular leader. More
than 60 percent of those questioned recently expressed their confidence in
the Venezuelan president.
The survey was carried out by the company Eugenio Escuela and reveals that
the president's popularity is strongest among the poor and marginalized --
with up to a 68 percent approval rating. According to the opinion poll,
Chavez is also still very popular among middle class Venezuelans --
registering 58.3 percent.
Political analysts noted that after two years in office, Hugo Chavez enjoys
one of the highest popularity rates in the history of Venezuela.