Cuba

Northwest farmers and orchardists are among the potential beneficiaries if the U.S. and Cuba normalize their relationship and the trade embargo ends.

KUOW Listeners Laud Relaxation Of Cuba Sanctions

Dec 17, 2014
A taxi in Cuba. To American eyes, it's a vintage model, but the picture was taken in 2009.
Flickr Photo/kayugee (CC-BY-NC-ND)

We asked our listeners what they thought of President BarackĀ Obama's plans to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba. Our phone rang off the hook, and a lot of Cuban-Americans were excited about eased travel restrictions.