Dash wasn’t the only one who raised flags from the duo’s trip. The Hollywood power couple also faced backlash for their Cuban getaway from two members of U.S. Congress, who are now asking the Treasury Department to investigate whether they violated the long-standing U.S. embargo restricting travel to Cuba.
Do you care that The Jay Z"s have taken the capital you have given them and funded a communist oppressive regime?—
Stacey Dash (@REALStaceyDash) April 09, 2013
Their trip prompted Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), both of whom represent large Cuban-American populations in Florida, to write a joint letter Friday to the Treasury Department, which oversees the travel restrictions on Cuba, demanding “information regarding the type of license that Beyonce and Jay-Z received, for what purpose, and who approved such travel.”
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