President Obama — I’m Not Jay-Z’s Travel Agent

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President Obama is squashing Cubagate once and for all — or at least he”s trying to — by telling the world he had nothing to do with his BFFs, Jay-Z and Beyonce, getting clearance to vaca on the island.

BO was asked on the “Today” show if he had any advance notice that Jay and B were going to the communist nation, and said … “I wasn”t familiar that they were taking the trip. My understanding is I think they went through a group that organizes these educational trips down to Cuba.”

Jay-Z sparked controversy when he rapped in “Open Letter” — “Obama said chill ‘You gonna get me impeached” … We don’t need this s**t anyway chill with me on the beach.””

But the prez now seems to be officially brushing off those lyrics as creative license.

Question is … you buying it