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In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela's Vice-President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a news conference in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012. Venezuelans are choosing governors and state lawmakers in elections that have become a key test of whether President Hugo Chavez's movement can endure if the socialist leader leaves the political stage.  (AP Photo/Miraflores Press Office)