U.S. shifts policy on Cuba following release of Alan Gross

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the United States will begin to “normalize” relations with Cuba following the release of Alan Gross, a USAID subcontractor who was imprisoned for five years.

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross and changes to U.S.-Cuba policy

Transcript of President Barack Obama’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross and changes to U.S.-Cuba policy on Dec. 17, 2014:

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Transcript: Sen. Marco Rubio’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross & U.S.-Cuba policy changes – Part 5

Part 5. Partial transcript of Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R-Florida) remarks on the release of Alan Gross and President Barack Obama’s announcement of changes to U.S.-Cuba policy on Dec. 17, 2014: Read More

Transcript: Sen. Marco Rubio’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross & U.S.-Cuba policy changes – Part 4

Part 4. Partial transcript of Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R-Florida) remarks on the release of Alan Gross and President Barack Obama’s announcement of changes to U.S.-Cuba policy on Dec. 17, 2014: Read More

Transcript: Sen. Marco Rubio’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross & U.S.-Cuba policy changes – Part 3

Part 3. Partial transcript of Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R-Florida) remarks on the release of Alan Gross and President Barack Obama’s announcement of changes to U.S.-Cuba policy on Dec. 17, 2014: Read More

Transcript: Sen. Marco Rubio’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross & U.S.-Cuba policy changes – Part 2

Part 2. Partial transcript of Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R-Florida) remarks on the release of Alan Gross and President Barack Obama’s announcement of changes to U.S.-Cuba policy on Dec. 17, 2014: Read More

Transcript: Sen. Marco Rubio’s remarks on the release of Alan Gross & U.S.-Cuba policy changes – Part 1

Part 1. Partial transcript of Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R-Florida) remarks on the release of Alan Gross and President Barack Obama’s announcement of changes to U.S.-Cuba policy on Dec. 17, 2014: Read More

Transcript: Alan Gross’s remarks following his release from Cuba

Partial transcript of Alan Gross’s remarks to the press following his release from Cuba. Gross, a subcontractor for USAID, was imprisoned for five years for his efforts to provide Internet and telecommunication access to Cubans. His remarks were made on Dec. 17, 2014:

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House passes bill to “nullify” Obama’s recent executive actions on immigration

House Republicans this month passed H.R. 5759 to “nullify” the president’s recent executive actions on immigration.

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Transcript: Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s remarks on government bail outs for Citigroup & Wall Street banks

Partial transcript of Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s remarks on the Senate’s passage of the $1.1 trillion spending bill that included a provision to allow government bail outs of Wall Street banks such as Citigroup. Her floor remarks were made on Dec. 12, 2014:

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