Thursday, March 21, 2013

Yoani in Washington

Marco Rubio, Yoani Sanchez and Bob Menendez in Washington, D.C.
Photo: Office of Sen. Marco Rubio

Here's how On Two Shores described it:
Just yesterday, Yoani and Orlando (Luis Pardo) finally made their way to Washington DC, where Yoani met and posed for a wonderful photo-op in front of the Capitol steps with Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Mario Diaz-Balart, and Joe Garcia. The fact that this meeting took place in such a public fashion was HUGE. This is the first time we have ever seen Ileana and Mario publicly carouse with a fierce advocate for lifting the US embargo. Ileana said about the meeting:
"Our goals remain the same and there is unity in the cause. We disagree on how to reach that goal and it has been that way and will continue."
Mario Diaz-Balart, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Joe Garcia and Yoani Sanchez. Photo: Joe Garcia's Facebook page

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