A Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas. Citgo has spent $1.3 million on lobbyists since Donald Trump’s election as its parent company in Venezuela, PDVSA, struggles with production amid internal instability.
A Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas. Citgo has spent $1.3 million on lobbyists since Donald Trump’s election as its parent company in Venezuela, PDVSA, struggles with production amid internal instability. Eddie Seal Bloomberg News
A Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas. Citgo has spent $1.3 million on lobbyists since Donald Trump’s election as its parent company in Venezuela, PDVSA, struggles with production amid internal instability. Eddie Seal Bloomberg News

As chaos envelops Venezuela, Caracas spends millions on lobbyists in Washington

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    "The Venezuelan people are starving and their country is collapsing," President Donald Trump stated before the United Nations on Sept. 19, 2017. He later called on other countries to do more to address the crisis in Venezuela under the dictatorship of Nicolas Maduro which "has inflicted terrible misery and suffering on the good people of that country."