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U.S. Senate candidates court Cuban-American vote

The leading pro-Cuban embargo lobby, the U.S.-Cuba Democracy PAC, is inviting the major candidates for Florida's open U.S seat to its annual luncheon on Dec. 21. Republicans Charlie Crist and Marco Rubio and Democrats Kendrick Meek and Maurice Ferre are all expected to attend, though the possibility of fireworks is slim -- all four candidates are "great friends and allies,'' said Mauricio Claver-Carone, the PAC's director.

Tickets to the event at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables run from $150 to $1,000 per person. Download SaveDate