Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Top U.S. diplomat comes up short on conditions for lifting Cuba embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... question about the conditions current law requires Cuba to meet for the trade embargo to be lifted. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., a Cuban-American who has long fought for human rights changes in Cuba, pressed Jacobson on the topic. She said ...

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  2. Miami Republican shows concern for Cuban rappers' lack of freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Local10.com

    Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen said Wednesday that the Castro regime is once again slapping a Cuban rapper with an unjust charge. During a House Foreign Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., the chairwoman said the rapper she was worried about now was known as "El Dkano." 2 comments

  3. U.S. Not Giving in to Cuba, Top Diplomat SaysRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | US News & World Report

    ... expressed concern regarding human rights violations by the Cuban regime, with Cuban-American Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R.-Fla., calling the Cuban government a "sadistic dictatorship." Lawmakers also stressed that Congress alone has the authority to ...

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  4. Argentinian prosecutor who died had a draft of a warrant for the...Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Fox News

    ... elf, was murdered and was forced to commit suicide. Senators Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen have called on the U.S. to call for an independent probe into the prosecutor's death.

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  5. Bill to Fully Repeal DOMA Finds Third Republican SupporterRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Towleroad

    ... ie Windsor ruling last year. The bill has 126 co-sponsors. Other Republicans who have signed on are Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) and Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY).

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  6. Cuba hearings to begin Tuesday on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... the concessions provided to these Caribbean despots is pathetic," said South Florida Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. "I look forward to hearing from State, Treasury, and Commerce and questioning the basis for normalizing relations with an ...

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  7. Bill To Repeal Defense Of Marriage Act Gains Another Republican Co-SponsorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Switched

    ... bill has roughly 126 co-sponsors but only three of those are Republicans. In addition to Dold, Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) and Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.) are on the bill. The Senate version of the bill has no Republican co-sponsors. The Supreme ...

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  8. Sen. Marco Rubio sets up attack on foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Local10.com

    ... NO CUBAN YOUNGER THAN 80 YEARS OLD HAS EVER PARTICIPATED IN FREE ELECTIONS. Reporter: CONGRESSWOMAN ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN WILL BE ASKING QUESTIONS IN TWO OF THE THREE HEARINGS? HOW ABOUT THE WORLD IS THIS A GOOD DEAL FOR AMERICAN BUSINESSES, FOR ...

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  9. U.S. lawmakers preparing Cuba telecomms, agriculture bills: aidesRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... a number of mostly Republican Cuban-American lawmakers, including Senator Marco Rubio and Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, both of Florida. Rubio, chairman of the Senate's Western Hemisphere subcommittee, will hold a hearing on U.S.-Cuba policy ...

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  10. WCS student shadows U.S. Rep. Ros-LehtinenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Biscayne Bay Tribune

    Westminster Christian School senior Emily Brais recently shadowed U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen as part of a Career Research and Decision Making class offered to high school students. She attended a military graduation ceremony where Ros- Lehtinen gave a speech, and later attended a luncheon where she had the opportunity to meet Florida Gov. Rick Scott.

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  11. Senators Introduce Bill to End Ban on Americans Traveling to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... several Cuban American senators and lawmakers in the House of Representatives, including representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, who was a political refugee from Cuba. "Just like a zebra cannot change its stripes, the Castro regime cannot and will not ...

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  12. Cuba invited to Smithsonian Folklife FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | McClatchy

    ... international community, when in reality its record of oppression marks it as anything but," said Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., who is Cuban American. "The sad irony is that including Cuba in a cultural festival sponsored by the Smithsonian, one ...

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  13. Castro Demands Return of Guantanamo, Compensation for EmbargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | News Max

    ... nature and abysmal human rights practices, and to halt its support for terrorism," said Florida GOP Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen said in a statement issued late Wednesday. She added that President Obama "must not allow this strategic asset to be ...

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  14. Cuba trade backers in Senate take small steps firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... Rubio of Florida, a Republican, and Democrat Bob Menendez of New Jersey, as well as Cuban-American Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida, both Republicans. Many members from both parties privately support lifting the embargo but ...

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  15. US Treasury secretary: French Jews want to stay in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... issued statements commemorating the Auschwitz anniversary. In the US House of Representatives, Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) and Ted Deutch (D-Fla.), the top members of the House Middle East subcommittee, introduced a nonbinding resolution ...

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  16. Critics cry foul as Castro demands Gitmo's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Opponents of President Obama's steps to normalize relations with Cuba seized on news that Cuban President Raul Castro is demanding the return of the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay as more evidence that it was a bad deal from the start. Cuban-American Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., a staunch opponent of Obama's new detente with the Cuban government, accused Fidel and Raul Castro of pushing the deal as far as they could without offering human-rights concessions or reparations for property the Cuban government has seized over the years.

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  17. The other Cuban successionRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Babalu Blog

    ... and Carlos Curbelo (R-FL). Alongside Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Representatives Albio Sires (D-NJ), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) there will be eight Cuban-Americans serving in the 114th Congress. Cuban-Americans make ...

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  18. Lew: French Jews want to stay in FranceRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... issued statements commemorating the Auschwitz anniversary. In the U.S. House of Representatives, Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) and Ted Deutch (D-Fla.), the top members of the House Middle East subcommittee, introduced a nonbinding resolution ...

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  19. Obamaa s higher ed proposal rings a bellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... those who will be deciding the fate of free college education are U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, both of whom have attended Miami Dade College. Having benefited from a community-college education in Miami, they should ...

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  20. Pete Hoekstra: Netanyahu Invite Is Poke at 'Imperial' ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | News Max

    ... people that the president invited who are pro re-establishing a relationship with Cuba, (Florida Rep.) Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, and the speaker inviting people who have suffered significantly at the hands of the Castro regime," he said. "Let's work it ...

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