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U.S. businesses are keen on doing business in Cuba. Yet, the main obstacle is the embargo, which only Congress can lift.
Matt Quayle, senior executive producer for CNBC's "Squawk Box," writes about the show's evolution over the past 20 years and its future.
Washington was vastly transformed in 2014 with a very uncertain outlook for the year ahead. Politico's Ben White offers some predictions.
Rand Paul's stance on Cuba is more closely aligned with Hillary Clinton's than his Republican comrades, reports NBC.
HAVANA/ WASHINGTON, Dec 17- President Barack Obama announced the United States would restore diplomatic relations it severed with Cuba more than 50 years ago, drawing resistance from lawmakers opposed to reconciling with the communist-run island. Obama said the moves were made possible by Havana's release of American Alan Gross, 65, who had been imprisoned...
WASHINGTON, Dec 17- The renewal of full diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba could be the start of a long thaw in decades of animosity but the path is full of obstacles, not least the U.S. sanctions on the Communist-run island. Only Congress can overturn the law, and with Republicans due to take control of both the House of Representatives and the...
Announcing the end of what he called a "rigid" policy of isolation of Cuba that had been ineffective, Obama said the United States would move toward normal ties and would open an embassy in Cuba. Castro spoke in Cuba as Obama made his announcement on a policy shift made possible by the release of American Alan Gross, 65, who had been imprisoned in Cuba for five years.
Senators Marco Rubio and Robert Menendez, among others, reacted to possible changes in U.S.-Cuban relations, NBCNews reports.
After President Obama announced policy changes regarding Cuban imports, CNBC's John Harwood reports Rep. John Boehner is criticizing the change.
Announcing the end of what he called a "rigid" policy of isolation of Cuba that had been ineffective, Obama said the United States planned to move toward normal ties and would open an embassy in Cuba. Castro spoke in Cuba as Obama made his announcement on a policy shift made possible by the release of American Alan Gross, 65, who had been imprisoned in Cuba for five...
Obama's move to normalize relations with Havana is raising the promise in South Florida that it will finally open up Cuba's economy.
Senator Marco Rubio, (R-Fla), explains why he is still for the embargo in Cuba. "Cuba is not just a dictatorship, it is a serial human rights violating government," Rubio says.
While political focus was on a Senate Intelligence Committee report, Congress snuck in two measures to its must-pass spending bill. NBC News reports.
In recent appearances, Hillary Clinton has delivered progressive messages but Wall Street is not alarmed, Politico's Ben White says.
WASHINGTON, Sept 16- Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, a Republican considering a 2016 U.S. presidential run, accused the Obama administration on Tuesday of being "science deniers" when it comes to energy, a critique often aimed at his own party.
WASHINGTON, Sept 16- Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, a Republican considering a 2016 presidential run, on Tuesday accused the Obama administration of being "science deniers" when it comes to energy, a critique often lobbed at his own party.
America must do whatever is necessary to defeat Islamic State militants who are leading insurgencies in Syria and Iraq, Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), expresses his concerns about President Obama's plan to fight ISIS.
The Republican party establishment has forgotten about the free-enterprise and limited-government principles that the country needs to get back on track, Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC.
I think too often there have been incidences where the Republican Party has allowed itself to be pictured as the party of big business, says Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), sharing his thoughts on which issues he would like to see the GOP address.