- The Voice of America: “Democratic Support Growing Among Cuban-American Voters.” The Herald looks at high-dollar contributions to the Miami House races, and reports that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee “has spent $1.1 million against the Diaz-Balarts.”
- A new blog, “In the Americas,” from the commander of the U.S. Southern Command, Admiral James Stavridis.
- Comcast offers a 79-cent/minute rate for phone calls to
, but apparently only for customers who sign up for a certain combination of services. That’s exorbitant compared to rates to other countries, but from what I know, it’s a bargain compared to other rates to Cuba . AT&T starts at 92 cents per minute, the Herald reports. A more skeptical view is found here. Cuba
- The President of Brazil is in
, reportedly to sign a deal to allow Petrobras to explore for oil in Cuban waters, and to advance cooperation in soy farming. Cuba