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The socialist government of Venezuela hired a longtime Democratic donor for undisclosed work within its state-owned oil company, recently revealed lobbying records reveal.
Petróleos de Venezuela, the Venezuelan government’s multibillion-dollar energy corporation, engaged the service of Marcia Wiss’s Washington, D.C. law firm in 2017, the Associated Press reported on Saturday.
The hire came as President Nicolàs Maduro’s government was lobbying the United States to stave off sanctions the U.S. was considering at the time. more