Representative Fudge Supports Travel To Cuba

WASHINGTON, DC – Representative Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) returned from a five-day legislative trip to Cuba. Rep. Fudge and a Congressional Black Caucus delegation met Cuban President Raul Castro and other officials and made the following statement:”The United States is entering a new phase of foreign relations. It is time for a new way forward and […]

Black Caucus trip to Cuba focused on travel restrictions, but not to the exclusion of human rights

As posted on Letters Unlimited- Plain – April 14, 2009 Words From Representative Marcia L. Fudge on the recent trip to Cuba with Congressional Black Caucus members. The Plain Dealer missed a prime opportunity to encourage thoughtful dialogue around travel restrictions to Cuba in its editorial Friday titled “A little too taken with the […]

U.S. Congress delegation in Cuba to ‘learn and talk’

By Jeff Franks, Reuters April 3, 2009 HAVANA – Members of the House arrived in Havana Friday to meet with Cuban officials in a sign of accelerating efforts to improve U.S.-Cuban relations. U.S. Democrat congresswoman Marcia Fudge, member of the Congressional Black Caucus, spoke to the press Friday in Havana upon her arrival at a […]