US Congressman Rick Crawford Talks about A New Path for Arkansas with Cuba Trade

Trying to change the United States’ embargo against Cuba is a very politically charged and sensitive topic, particularly for the Cuban Americans who live in south Florida. However, Arkansas, and in particular Arkansas agriculture, stands to benefit greatly from a few small changes to that embargo.

After working with other members on the House floor, this week Congress Crawford worked towards an agreement that will lead to more permanent legislation that can change the embargo in a way that allows Arkansas to sell its goods to the island nation while still respecting the sensibilities of Florida constituents.

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