Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Press Releases

Oct 13, 2016 Press Release
Representatives Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Curbelo, Wilson, and Wasserman Schultz released the following statement after sending a letter to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell requesting that recently appropriated Zika funds be disbursed immediately to affected areas, including Florida. Miami-Dade County is the first confirmed location of local transmission in the continental United States.
Oct 5, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after Miami-Dade County was awarded a $960,000 grant from the Federal Transit Administration’s Pilot Program for Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Planning.
Sep 28, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the passage of H.R. 5303, the Water Resources Development Act of 2016 (WRDA).
Sep 28, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the passage of H.R. 5325, the Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, which included Zika funding and a Continuing Resolution (CR) to keep the government open.
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Sep 25, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez passed away in a boating accident early Sunday morning.
Sep 22, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the passage of H.R. 5931, the Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act, which would prohibit all cash payments to Iran and demand transparency on any future settlements with Iran to ensure funds are not being used to pay ransom.
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Sep 22, 2016 Press Release
Representatives Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Curbelo, and Wasserman Schultz released the following statement after meeting with Miami-Dade County Mayor Gimenez and City of Miami Beach Mayor Levine regarding the continuing battle against the Zika virus in South Florida.
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Sep 21, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after the passage of H.R. 3957, the Emergency Citrus Disease Response Act.
Sep 20, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement after reports of Iran’s Hassan Rouhani meeting with Raul and Fidel Castro.
Sep 15, 2016 Press Release
Los representantes Díaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, Curbelo, Bilirakis y Wilson hicieron estas declaraciones después de reunirse con el gobernador de Florida, Rick Scott, en Washington, D.C. para comentar sus continuos esfuerzos para erradicar el virus Zika.
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