Local Venezuelan group hosts symbolic election

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - Thousands of Venezuelans lined up across the country to vote in opposition of the countries president, who wants to rewrite the constitution.

A local group, El Punto Soberano, hosted a ballot box at Wolf Pen Creek Sunday afternoon.

"It is a simple kind of election there are three questions,” said organizer Juan Rodriguez. “It's just yes or no. Do you agree with the national constituent assembly? Do you want the armed forces to respect the will of the people? And do you want free and transparent elections?”

Sunday’s votes are being sent to a central office in Venezuela to tally world points.