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A trio of Cuban-American lawmakers from Miami are outraged that they were not informed about coming regulations concerning travel restrictions to Cuba.
The lawmakers, Senator Marco Rubio and Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mario Diaz-Balart, all of them Florida Republicans and strong public champions of the President Trump’s more limited Cuba policy, suspected that they were being left out of the discussions or briefings on the regulations because forces within the Administration were conspiring to water down and weaken Trump’s campaign promises.
The State, Treasury, and Commerce Departments, which wrote these new rules, had never briefed these members of the Congress, and lawmakers ended up having to hear the new rules that were coming out on Wednesday morning from news outlets – an utter humiliation.
The lack of the foreknowledge is a marked shift from many monthspost was originally published on this site