- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
- The senate has not voted
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban AffairsIntroducedFebruary 12th, 2015
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The trade embargo against Cuba hasn’t been effective at forcing the communist country to change its regime and embrace democracy. Opening up trade between the U.S. and Cuba would help them recognize their need to reform.
Cuba is still one of the most repressive countries on the planet, and while opening up trade ties between the U.S. and Cuba might benefit the Cuban people in the short-term — it could allow the Castro regime to retain power.