“22.12.77 The Cuban Assets Control Regulations of the Treasury Department were amended, allowing people in the United States to send up to U.S. $500.00 quarterly to close relatives in Cuba, and to send additional remittances of U.S.$500.00 one time, for the purposes of allowing families to emigrate from Cuba. Remittances from blocked accounts are not allowed.” [Con Embargo]

“James E. Carter (D). Timeline,” Cuba versus Blockade: Cuban People’s website, 2007