Cuomo Planning Trip To Cuba

The Wall Street Journal reported that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is going to announce in his state of the state speech that he will be traveling to communist Cuba on a trade mission. For some reason the term “useful idiot” comes to mind.

Mr. Cuomo had planned a series of five trade missions for his second term. In the past week, as the Obama administration released rules stating a broad spectrum of travelers could visit Cuba without having to apply for a travel license to the country, the governor added Cuba as the first expected trip on his itinerary, this person said.

A spokeswoman for Mr. Cuomo declined to comment.

It wasn’t clear whether Mr. Cuomo’s office had consulted with the White House or federal authorities on its plans. (Read More)

I guess this means New York taxpayers are going to be paying to line the pockets of the Castro regime.