Queen of Cuba? by Jim Ryerson

by Jim Ryerson
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Dandelion Salad
(jim [at] travelingman [dot] net)
Cuba Connections
November 1, 2010

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

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The Miami Herald has a piece about the election which shows what the future for Cuba policy would be if Republicans take over the House.

Miami Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is a shoe-in to win reelection, and if she does, a Republican victory nationally would put her in position to chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee. That would effectively put a hold on efforts to change the repressive policy against Cuba. Ros-Lehtinen is a Cuban-American, Bush family protégé, who will back the radical right wing agenda which led us into two unnecessary wars. Continue reading