Dave Weigel interviews Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Republican of Florida, for WeigelCast.
Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida on the “Cuban Twitter” Program
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April 13 2014 8:02 AM

WeigelCast With Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Listen to Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen discuss gay marriage, immigration reform, and “Cuban Twitter” with David Weigel.

To listen to Episode No. 5 of The WeigelCast, use the player below:

In this week's episode, David Weigel speaks with Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Latina and Cuban-American elected to Congress, and a staunch supporter of the Cuban embargo. Rep. Ros-Lehtinen talks about the U.S. Agency for International Development's "Cuban Twitter" program, her early support for gay marriage, and why the Republican base needs immigration reform.


Email us at weigelcast@slate.com.

David Weigel is a reporter for Bloomberg Politics

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