Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

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May 24, 2017 Press Release
After the Trump administration announced Monday it would extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haiti, Congressman Diaz-Balart spoke at length to Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement regarding the call.
May 23, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, a senior member of the House Appropriations and Budget Committees, released the following statement in response to President Trump’s FY 18 budget request.
May 22, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced it would extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haiti.
May 19, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement ahead of Cuban Independence Day.
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May 18, 2017 Press Release
El congresista Díaz-Balart emitió la siguiente declaración después de que el Departamento del Tesoro emitiera sanciones contra miembros del Tribunal Supremo de Justicia del régimen de Maduro en Venezuela.
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May 18, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the Treasury Department issued sanctions against members of the Maduro regime’s Supreme Tribunal of Justice, sometimes referred to as the Supreme Court, in Venezuela.
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May 18, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart delivered the following opening statement during a House Appropriations hearing on emerging transportation technologies.
May 11, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) recognized Mater Academy Charter High School sophomore Sabrina Valdes for her winning piece in the 25th congressional district’s 2017 Congressional Art Competition.
May 4, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the passage of the American Health Care Act.
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May 3, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, Chairman of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement after the passage of H.R. 244, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 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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