Stick to Baseball? by BruceM

Question 8

Two answers required.

"Socialism failing to work, as it always does, this time in [BLANK]. You talk about giving everybody something free and all of a sudden, there’s no food to eat. And who do you think is the richest person in [the aforementioned country]? The daughter of [BLANK]. Hello! Anyway, 0-and-2"

Name both the country and the political figure redacted from that summer 2016 Vin Scully aside.

Venezuela; Hugo Chavez