Washington & Cuba IN THE NEWS
San Francisco Chronicle: Washington laments loss of ag trade with Cuba
The aisle of a Havana grocery store is lined with shelf after shelf of cheddar-flavored Pringles. At the deli counter, there are dozens of boxes of frozen fish sticks. Down another aisle, a brand of baby wipes fill the shelves. The produce section, meanwhile, is almost bare. A few bags of frozen fruits and vegetables sit in a glass case.
San Francisco Chronicle: Lt. Gov. Owen, others, plan trade mission to Cuba
Lt. Gov. Brad Owen's office announced Friday that he is planning to lead a trade mission to Cuba in September. Ken Camp, Owen's chief of staff, said in an email that the trip is planned for September 4-10 and that more than a dozen people will be part of the delegation.