Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waves to supporters outside the National Electoral Council headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Maduro delivered a decree kicking off a process to rewrite the troubled national constitution.
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waves to supporters outside the National Electoral Council headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Maduro delivered a decree kicking off a process to rewrite the troubled national constitution. Ariana Cubillos AP
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waves to supporters outside the National Electoral Council headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Maduro delivered a decree kicking off a process to rewrite the troubled national constitution. Ariana Cubillos AP

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Andres Oppenheimer is a syndicated columnist, and anchor of the TV Show "Oppenheimer Presenta." He is a member of the Miami Herald team that won the 1987 Pulitzer Prize.