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Kathy Castor hails Obama announcement on opening an embassy in Havana

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Although much of the Florida congressional delegation is critical, Tampa Bay area Democratic U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor is hailing President Obama’s announcement that the U.S. and Cuba are ready to reopen embassies in each other’s capitals. “Today we turn the page on 50 years of acrimony between our two countries with the intent to empower the Cuban people and support the emergence of a democratic, prosperous and stable Cuba,” Castor said in a statement. “An embassy in Havana will enable us to effectively…

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