When Charles B. Rangel volunteered to fight North Korean forces in 1950 as a U.S. Army infantryman, little did he know that 66 years later he would still be waiting for an end to the war that changed his life.
I am pleased that the first U.S. cruise ship to make a voyage to Cuba in almost 40 years arrived in Havana, Cuba, yesterday morning carrying 700 passengers, including Cuban Americans on board. This is an exciting development since my historic trip with President Barack Obama who led a small bipartisan delegation to the Island Nation.
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