APTOPIX Venezuela Elections

December 17, 2012 - 7:33 PM
Miranda State's Gov. Henrique Capriles, center, is congratulated by his his supporters after being re-elected during an election in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012. Capriles lost to Chavez in October's presidential vote, but his re-election Sunday will allow him to cement his position as Venezuela's dominant opposition leader. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)