Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

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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.
Mar 8, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart received the 2017 Edward R. Roybal Award for Outstanding Public Service from the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO). Congressman Diaz-Balart was recognized alongside his brother, former Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart.
Feb 28, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s recent remarks on immigration reform.
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Feb 21, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement one day before the “Liberty and Life” award is to be given to the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS) Luis Alamgro, and posthumously to former Chilean President Patricio Aylwin.
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Feb 18, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement on the third anniversary of the politically-motivated imprisonment of Leopoldo Lopez by the Maduro regime in Venezuela.
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Feb 16, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after President Trump nominated R. Alexander Acosta, Dean of Florida International University Law School, as Secretary of the Department of Labor.
Feb 15, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after President Trump and Vice President Pence met with Lilian Tintori, wife of Venezuelan political prisoner Leopoldo Lopez.
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Feb 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the Trump administration announced sanctions against Tareck El Aissami, the recently named Vice President of Nicolas Maduro’s regime.
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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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