Sen. Patrick Leahy

A Cuban gives the thumbs up from his balcony decorated with the US and Cuban flags  in Havana, on January 16, 2015.   (Photo credit YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Delegation Heads Back From Cuba Ahead Of Migration Talks Wednesday

A delegation of congressional Democrats is expected back in the U.S. Monday after a weekend trip to Cuba.

CBS Miami–01/19/2015

Cuban-Flag

Democratic Lawmakers Visit Cuba Amid Changes In US Relations

The first group of U.S. political leaders visited Cuba on Saturday to discuss expectations for the normalization of relations between the United States and the island nation.

01/17/2015

Texting_While_Driving_DL

Head Of USAID Questioned Over “Cuban Twitter”

The head of U.S. Agency for International Development fielded questions Tuesday on Capitol Hill from lawmakers about his agency’s bid to set up a “Cuban Twitter” to stir unrest.

04/08/2014

Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

US Lawmakers Meet With Jailed American Alan Gross In Cuba

.S. lawmakers confirmed Wednesday they visited an American man being held in Cuba for alleged crimes against the state. Allen Gross was arrested by Cuban authorities in 2009. His detention and long sentence in Cuba has hampered efforts to improve ties between the countries. Lawmakers did not give any details on his condition or what was said.

CBS4–02/20/2013

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,114 other followers