WYOMING & CUBA IN THE NEWS
Jackson Hole News & Guide: Cuban Dance Company Malpaso Returns With New Work
Jackson is getting a taste of Havana this week. For the second time this year, Dancers’ Workshop is hosting Cuba’s premier contemporary dance troupe, Malpaso Dance Company, for a week of festivities surrounding the nonprofit’s annual gala.
Malpaso is a highly sought after contemporary company from Havana, Cuba recently referred to by the New York Times as “sparklingly present and remarkably strong all around.”
Wyoming Tribune Eagle: Enzi cosponsors bipartisan legislation to expand agricultural exports to Cuba
Sen. Mike Enzi has joined a bipartisan group of senators in introducing legislation designed to remove a hurdle for American farmers and ranchers aiming to sell American agricultural products in the Cuban market.
In an all too rare show of bipartisanship, a group of Democrats and Republicans have proposed lifting the trade embargo on Cuba.U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Mike Enzi (R-WY), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), and Jeff Flake (R-AZ) led the coalition to introduce the legislation to lift the embargo which has been in effect since the Kennedy Administration.