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Rubio ‘surprised and disappointed’ by sugar tycoon’s position on Cuba

Rubio ‘surprised and disappointed’ by sugar tycoon’s position on Cuba

The senator’s criticism of Alfonso Fanjul’s visits to the country, which is under a trade embargo, was softer than the reactions of other Cuban Americans.

Congresswoman lashes out at tycoon for opening door to Cuba

Congresswoman lashes out at tycoon for opening door to Cuba

Sugar tycoon and longtime anti-Castro exile leader Alfonso Fanjul has quietly traveled to Cuba and is open to doing business there prompted an angry response Monday from a Cuban American member of Congress, who called Fanjul’s actions “pathetic” and “shameful.“

Sugar magnate surprises with Cuba trips

Sugar magnate surprises with Cuba trips

After decades of funding the anti-Castro movement, Alfonso Fanjul has quietly engaged with Cuba’s regime.

Bidens now have a new family foothold in politically important Florida

Biden’s brother James B. Biden Sr. and sister-in-law Sarah Jones Biden have purchased a five-acre, oceanfront estate in Naples.