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Posted April 21, 2005 by publisher in US Embargo

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Cuba Action Day, Wednesday, April 27, 2005
Washington DC
7:00 am –        Prayer Breakfast
      8:30 am   Lutheran Church of the Reformation
                    Parish hall (downstairs)
                    212 East Capitol Street
                        ·      Speakers include:  Rev. Mari Castellanos, Rev. Greylan Hagler
8:30 am –        Registration
      9:00 am   Lutheran Church of the Reformation
                    212 East Capitol Street
                        ·      Pick up name tags and info packets
9:00 am –        Organizational Meeting
      10:30 am   Lutheran Church of the Reformation
                    212 East Capitol Street, NE
                        ·      Speakers include: Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA)
                        ·      Questions and Answers
                        ·      Networking
10:30 am         Groups by state walk to Hyatt Regency
                    400 New Jersey Avenue, NW
                    Washington, DC
11:00 -          Cuba Action Day Forum featuring remarks by Senators Enzi and Baucus,            12:00 pm   Representatives Flake and Delahunt, and other Cuba Working Group                             Members:
                      “Join the Majority, Change the Policy”
                    How travel restrictions hurt Americans and why they should end.
                Moderator: Kirby Jones, President, Alamar Associates
                      ·      Sgt. Carlos Lazo, WA state medic who served in Fallujah
                      ·      Chris Aberle, FCStone Group, Iowa-based company that sells                             food to Cuba
                      ·      Professor Joseph Scarpaci, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State                       University
                      ·      Tom Quigley, Latin American Advisor, U.S. Conference of Catholic                       Bishops
                      ·      Dr. Lillian Manzor, Cuban American Commission on Family Rights
                      ·      Leandro Seoane, Cuban American from Florida
                      ·      Senator Mike Enzi (R-WY) and Senator Max Baucus (D-MT)
                      ·      Representative Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Representative William Delahunt                     (D-MA)
12:00 –
      12:30pm   Q&A/Forum ends
1:00 –
      5:00 pm Various activities
                      ·      Individual and group meetings with members of Congress and staff, and and                         drop-in visits to congressional offices              
                      ·      3:30 – 4:30 Cultural briefing for congressional staffers hosted by Rep. Howard                     Berman (D-CA)  (Cannon House Office Building 121)
                      ·      4:00 – 5:00 pm Cuban-American Family Rights briefing for congressional                           staffers hosted by Rep. Jim Davis (D-FL)  (Longworth House Office Building                           1537)
7:00 –
    9:00 pm   Cuba Action Day Party
                    Yuca Restaurant
                    1800 M Street, NW
                    (entrance on 18th through breezeway)
                    $20 entry includes appetizers, one drink and live Cuban music

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