In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, Haiti's first lady Sophia Martelly visits a warehouse housing a donation of kits to treat chikungunya in the Cite Soleil slum in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. An elections committee in Haiti has the rejected first lady's bid to run for Senate.
In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, Haiti's first lady Sophia Martelly visits a warehouse housing a donation of kits to treat chikungunya in the Cite Soleil slum in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. An elections committee in Haiti has the rejected first lady's bid to run for Senate. Dieu Nalio Chery AP
In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, Haiti's first lady Sophia Martelly visits a warehouse housing a donation of kits to treat chikungunya in the Cite Soleil slum in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. An elections committee in Haiti has the rejected first lady's bid to run for Senate. Dieu Nalio Chery AP

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