Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

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Apr 17, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, was the keynote speaker at today’s dedication of Hatchers Preserve, a newly constructed affordable housing community in Immokalee’s Eden Park-Esperanza Place neighborhood.
Apr 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, today welcomed Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson to South Florida as the Secretary continues his listening tour across the country.
Apr 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart today hosted a tax reform roundtable. Among those invited were local businesses owners who stand to benefit from reforming our current tax code.
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Apr 7, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the Trump administration announced a military air strike against the Assad regime.
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Apr 6, 2017 Press Release
Today, Representatives Diaz-Balart and Deutch and Senators Rubio and Nelson led a bipartisan, bicameral group of 47 members of Congress in urging President Trump to maintain a comprehensive effort across the federal government to combat the Zika virus.
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Apr 5, 2017 Press Release
Today, Representatives Diaz-Balart, Sires, Connolly, and Harper, Co-Chairs of the Congressional Taiwan Caucus, along with 147 congressional colleagues, sent a letter to President Donald Trump ahead of his upcoming meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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Mar 30, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement in response to further degradation of democracy and rule of law in Venezuela.
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Mar 16, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, a senior member of the House Budget and Appropriations Committees, released the following statement in response to President Trump’s FY 18 budget request.
Mar 16, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, a senior member of the House Budget and Appropriations Committees, released the following statement after today’s vote in the House Budget Committee.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart delivered the following statement in support of H.R. 1301, Department of Defense Appropriations Act for FY 2017.
Jan 13, 2014 In The News
Florida GOP's Diaz-Balart, Illinois Democrat form alliance to reform immigration

By: Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster, Saturday, January 11, 2014

WASHINGTON - In politically divided Washington, D.C., there are at least two points many can agree on.

Comprehensive immigration reform can only happen with bipartisan support. And the future of a House proposal may, in part, hinge on the relationship between a South Florida Republican and a Democrat from Illinois.

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Jan 9, 2014 In The News
Editorial: Maybe Diaz-Balart can nudge Congress
Posted January 9, 2014 at 4 a.m. [Naples Daily News]
 
Immigration reform
 
'Hopeful' Diaz-Balart' has issues to reconcile Diaz-Balart's optimism might nudge Congress
 
U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart says this could be the year for immigration reform.
 
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Jan 7, 2014 In The News
GOP rep: 'Doing nothing' on immigration is the real 'amnesty'

By: Christopher Snyder, Published January 07, 2014, FoxNews.com

Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart appealed to his colleagues to press forward on an immigration overhaul, saying Monday that "doing nothing is not an alternative" -- and tantamount to "amnesty."

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