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Among State of the Union Guests, Cuba Policy Divides

When President Barack Obama took the podium Tuesday night for his first State of the Union address since reestablishing a diplomatic dialogue with Havana, at least five people in the audience were listening intently to what he said about Cuba.  And they were not U.S. lawmakers. At the invitation of the White House, former detainee and government contractor Alan Gross and wife Judy were in attendance, one month after his release from a Cuban prison. On the other side of the...

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