Jose Manuel Gonzalez is among the businesspersons in Venezuela. His popularity in Venezuela is mostly because of his leadership role as the chairperson of the Venezuelan Federation of Chamber of Commerce. Currently, Mr. Jose Manuel Gonzalez serves Venezuelan in the Guarico State as their representative to the National Assembly based in Caracas. As the head of the largest Venezuelan chamber of commerce, he advised the government on various matters and policies. In the past, Gonzalez has managed the operations of various large sized entities in Venezuela, such as Citgo, which is a global gas station company that offers gasoline and other numerous services to visitors or travelers.
According to Gonzalez, the Venezuelan politics should not be a reserve for the politicians. He firmly believes that fellow Venezuelan citizens should quite hoping for a messiah to rescue them from misery and poverty. Instead, they should elect leaders who are capable of effecting change and development.
As a representative for the Guarico States, he also believes that regulations on internal debates in the National Assembly ought to be revised in a bid to reduce the powers held by the president of the National Assembly. Doing so will allow the representatives of the Venezuelan people to exercise proper representation of their respective states. The Venezuelan citizens are tired of the numerous political parties in the country that act as the owners of Venezuela.
Gonzalez holds that the agriculture situation in Venezuela is in a critical state. The halt in production of 500,000 and 300000 tons of rice and corn each year is evidence enough of the current situation in Venezuela. Poor government management, crime, and insecurity are some of the factors causing declined production of food in fertile agricultural areas or states.
Jose Manuel Gonzalez
Jose Manuel Gonzalez is a former president of the Fedecamaras, which is a business association based in Venezuela that was formed by businessperson from diverse economic fields in Venezuela to protect their interests and rights. As the Guarico State representative in the National Assembly, he has been involved with various parties such as CUENTAS, UNIDAD DR, and many others.