Pence calls Maduro a “dictator” and shows support to protesters in Venezuela

Vice President Mike Pence released a video message on Jan. 22, 2019 in support of the Venezuelan protesters and calling leader Nicolás Maduro a “dictator” who had never won a free and fair election.
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Vice President Mike Pence released a video message on Jan. 22, 2019 in support of the Venezuelan protesters and calling leader Nicolás Maduro a “dictator” who had never won a free and fair election.

Franco Ordoñez is a White House correspondent for the McClatchy Washington Bureau with a focus on immigration and foreign affairs. He previously covered Latin American affairs for the Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald. He moved to Washington in 2011 after six years at the Charlotte Observer covering immigration and working on investigative projects for The Charlotte Observer.