Sen. Cruz: Pressure the Maduro Regime by Cutting off its Illicit Gold Trade with Bad Actors

Sen. Cruz: Pressure the Maduro Regime by Cutting off its Illicit Gold Trade with Bad Actors

Introduces bill targeting illicit gold and precious metals transactions to cut off Maduro’s financial lifeline; urges administration to secure the release of U.S. detainees in Venezuela WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today participated in the Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women’s Issues Hearing titled “U.S.-Venezuela Relations and the Path to a Democratic Transition.” Sen. Cruz raised the imprisonment of U.S. citizens unlawfully detained by the Maduro […]