Tag: Dominican Republic

Florida Congresswoman Wants State Department to Investigate Dominican Republic Deporting Haitians

Last week, U.S. Rep. Shelia Cherfilus-McCormick, D-Fla., led a letter of more than a dozen other lawmakers urging the U.S. Department of State and the international community to investigate the mass deportations of Haitian...

Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick: Dominican Republic Deporting Haitians Due to Race

Last week, U.S. Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick, D-Fla., weighed in after reports emerged about the Dominican Republic’s mass deportations of Haitian migrants. “Under the orders of President Luis Abinader, the Dominican Republic has deported thousands of...
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Marco Rubio Wants Closer Ties to the Dominican Republic

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is backing a measure “reaffirming the importance of the partnership between the governments of the United States and the Dominican Republic" and “recognizes the enduring diplomatic, economic, and cultural...