Several world leaders and U.S. politicians issue statements regarding Hugo Chavez's death.

You can read them below.

President Barack Obama

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson

U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia

Former U.S. Rep. Connie Mack

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart