TITLE

Dem leaders struggle for votes to change Cuba policies

AUTHOR(S)
Swanson, Ian
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Hill;8/15/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 98, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Democrat-led U.S. House of Representatives' tough stance on bills concerning relations with Cuba. Sixty-six House Democrats voted against a farm bill proposed by Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charles Rangel that would have made it easier for U.S. farmers to sell their goods to Cuba. The House also approved an amendment adding $36 million in funding for Cuban dissident groups, early this year.
ACCESSION #
26696391

 

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