Beyoncé and Jay-Z went to Cuba for their fifth wedding anniversary last week, and two Republican members of Congress from Florida, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, had a problem with it. They wrote to the Office of Foreign Assets Control and this is what the letter said:
7. Read the full letter here.
UPDATE: A Treasury Department spokesman said, “We have received [the letter], it is under review and OFAC will respond accordingly.”
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