Former Gov. George Ryan speaks during a 2015 luncheon in Waukegan, Ill.  Ryan, who in 1999 became the first U.S. governor to visit Cuba since the 1959 revolution, is planning a return trip to the island this week.
Former Gov. George Ryan speaks during a 2015 luncheon in Waukegan, Ill. Ryan, who in 1999 became the first U.S. governor to visit Cuba since the 1959 revolution, is planning a return trip to the island this week. Steve Lundy Daily Herald via AP
Former Gov. George Ryan speaks during a 2015 luncheon in Waukegan, Ill. Ryan, who in 1999 became the first U.S. governor to visit Cuba since the 1959 revolution, is planning a return trip to the island this week. Steve Lundy Daily Herald via AP