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Congress Take Note: 97% of Cubans On The Island Favor Relations With The U.S.

Apr 9, 2015

Congress Take Note: 97% of Cubans On The Island Favor Relations With The U.S.

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on a new poll showing a vast majority of Cubans support normalization with the U.S.

#CubaNow Statement on Airbnb's Momentous Launch in Cuba

Apr 2, 2015

#CubaNow Statement on Airbnb's Momentous Launch in Cuba

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on Airbnb's expansion into the Cuban market today that allows Americans to book accommodations with Cuba's "casas particulares," or private homes.

#CubaNow Statement: New National Poll Confirms Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for New Course on Cuba

Mar 11, 2015

#CubaNow Statement: New National Poll Confirms Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for New Course on Cuba

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on the release of a national poll conducted by Benenson Strategy Group and SKDKnickerbocker showing support for our new course on Cuba.

#CubaNow Statement on Regulatory Changes on Imports from Independent Cuban Entrepreneurs and Bipartisan Senate Bill to Lift Trade Restrictions on Cuba

Feb 13, 2015

#CubaNow Statement on Regulatory Changes on Imports from Independent Cuban Entrepreneurs and Bipartisan Senate Bill to Lift Trade Restrictions on Cuba

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on the news that the U.S. State Department today lifted most regulatory restrictions on imports from independent Cuban entrepreneurs.

Major Dissident Group UNPACU On Why It Supports New Cuba Policy Changes

Feb 11, 2015

Major Dissident Group UNPACU On Why It Supports New Cuba Policy Changes

UNPACU

An insightful statement of support for the new Cuba policy from José Daniel Ferrer, Executive Secretary of the Patriotic Union of Cuba (UNPACU), the largest dissident group on the Island.

#CubaNow Statement on House Hearings on Cuba Policy

Feb 5, 2015

#CubaNow Statement on House Hearings on Cuba Policy

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on today's hearing on Cuba by the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

#CubaNow Statement on Today's Senate Hearing on Cuba and Human Rights

Feb 3, 2015

#CubaNow Statement on Today's Senate Hearing on Cuba and Human Rights

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on today's Senate Foreign Relations hearing on Cuba.

#CubaNow Statement On Bipartisan Travel Bill And Republican Senate Letter In Support Of U.S.-Cuba Policy Change

Jan 29, 2015

#CubaNow Statement On Bipartisan Travel Bill And Republican Senate Letter In Support Of U.S.-Cuba Policy Change

#CubaNow Press Release

Today a bipartisan group of United States Senators is introducing a bill to end the travel ban on Americans wanting to go to Cuba, while separately a letter from seven U.S. Senate Republicans was sent to the President in support of the recent policy shift on Cuba.

#CubaNow Launches Online Petition Urging Congress to Update Cuba Policy for the 21st Century, End Helms-Burton

Jan 20, 2015

#CubaNow Launches Online Petition Urging Congress to Update Cuba Policy for the 21st Century, End Helms-Burton

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow is launching an online petition today following the President’s remarks on Cuba in the State of the Union address.

Ahead of State of the Union, Major Figures from Across Political Spectrum Send Open Letter to President Obama in Support of New Course on Cuba

Jan 19, 2015

Ahead of State of the Union, Major Figures from Across Political Spectrum Send Open Letter to President Obama in Support of New Course on Cuba

#CubaNow Press Release

As President Obama prepares to deliver the State of the Union in a joint address before Congress on Tuesday, an unprecedented coalition is sending him an open letter commending his major shift in Cuba policy, and calling on him to work with Congress to update our legislative framework toward the island so that it reflects 21st century realities.

#CubaNow Statement on Announcement of Regulatory Changes to Cuba Sanctions

Jan 15, 2015

#CubaNow Statement on Announcement of Regulatory Changes to Cuba Sanctions

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on the news that the Treasury and Commerce Departments today released regulatory changes to Cuba sanctions.

#CubaNow Statement on #YoTambienExijo Arrests by the Cuban Government

Dec 30, 2014

#CubaNow Statement on #YoTambienExijo Arrests by the Cuban Government

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on news reports that Cuban authorities have arrested dissidents and independent journalists ahead of a planned rally in Havana's revolutionary square organized under the hashtag #YoTambienExijo (IAlsoDemand).

In Miami-Herald Op-Ed, #CubaNow Calls Major Policy Shift on Cuba a Triumph for Cuban-Americans

Dec 30, 2014

In Miami-Herald Op-Ed, #CubaNow Calls Major Policy Shift on Cuba a Triumph for Cuban-Americans

#CubaNow Press Release

In an op-ed in the Miami Herald published today in print and online, #CubaNow Executive Director Ric Herrero outlines why the major policy changes toward Cuba announced by President Obama on December 17th are a victory for the Cuban-American community, which worked tirelessly to help shape them.

In Full-Page Miami Herald Ad, #CubaNow Thanks the President for Major Policy Shift on Cuba

Dec 28, 2014

In Full-Page Miami Herald Ad, #CubaNow Thanks the President for Major Policy Shift on Cuba

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow today published a full-page ad in the Miami Herald thanking President Obama for making a major policy shift on Cuba, and highlighting that the greater flow of contacts, resources and information stemming from the changes will lead to greater empowerment of the Cuban people.

Statement on Major Cuba Policy Shift by #CubaNow Executive Director Ric Herrero

Dec 17, 2014

Statement on Major Cuba Policy Shift by #CubaNow Executive Director Ric Herrero

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow Executive Director Ric Herrero issued the following statement on the President's announcement of a major policy shift on Cuba.

#CubaNow Statement on Release of Alan Gross and President Obama's Remarks Today On The Future Of U.S.-Cuba Policy

Dec 17, 2014

#CubaNow Statement on Release of Alan Gross and President Obama's Remarks Today On The Future Of U.S.-Cuba Policy

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow Executive Director Ric Herrero issued the following statement on the news that Alan Gross has been released from Cuba on humanitarian grounds and the President's remarks on U.S.-Cuba policy.

#CubaNow Statement on Alan Gross’ Five Year Anniversary in Cuban Prison

Dec 3, 2014

#CubaNow Statement on Alan Gross’ Five Year Anniversary in Cuban Prison

#CubaNow Press Release

A #CubaNow statement on the fifth anniversary of USAID contractor Alan Gross' imprisonment in Cuba.

#CubaNow Statement on the Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov 26, 2014

#CubaNow Statement on the Thanksgiving Holiday

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow Executive Director Ric Herrero issues a statement on the Thanksgiving holiday and remembering those who will not have the same opportunity.

#CubaNow Statement on Reaction to Cuban Doctors Helping To Fight Ebola

Oct 20, 2014

#CubaNow Statement on Reaction to Cuban Doctors Helping To Fight Ebola

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow issues a statement on the reactions to Cuba sending doctors to West Africa to help in the effort to stop the Ebola outbreak.

#CubaNow Challenges Florida Gubernatorial Candidates Crist and Scott to Support Travel & Remittances in Their Debate on Telemundo

Oct 9, 2014

#CubaNow Challenges Florida Gubernatorial Candidates Crist and Scott to Support Travel & Remittances in Their Debate on Telemundo

#CubaNow Press Release

#CubaNow challenges Florida's gubernatorial candiditates to clarify where they stand on US-Cuba policy in today's Telemundo debate.