On 25 May 2017, The Honorable Amy Klobuchar (D- Minnesota), a member of the United States Senate, introduced S. 1286 ("A bill to lift the trade embargo on Cuba"). The legislation has thirteen (13) co-sponsors. The text is not yet available. Co-Sponsors:
Sen. Enzi, Michael B. [R-WY]* Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT]* Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]* Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]* Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]* Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]* Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]* Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH]* Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]* Sen. Bennet, Michael F. [D-CO]* Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT]* Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY]* Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME]*
Established in 1994, the U.S.-Cuba Trade and Economic Council provides an efficient and sustainable educational structure in which the United States business community may access accurate, consistent, and timely information and analysis on matters and issues of interest regarding United States-Republic of Cuba commercial, economic, and political relations.