Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Cuba

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Oct 25, 2019
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) released the following statement following President Trump and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s announcement to suspend flights to all Cuban cities, with the exception of Havana.
Oct 25, 2019
El congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) emitió la siguiente declaración luego del anuncio del presidente Trump y del Departamento de Transporte de EE.UU. de suspender los vuelos a todas la ciudades en Cuba, con la excepción de La Habana.
Oct 3, 2019
El congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) emitió la siguiente declaración con respecto al periodista independiente y líder de la UNPACU, José Daniel Ferrer, quien ha estado desaparecido por más de 48 horas después de que el régimen cubano lo arrestó y allanó su casa el martes en la mañana.
Oct 3, 2019
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement regarding independent journalist, and UNPACU leader, Jose Daniel Ferrer, who has been missing for over 48 hours after the Cuban regime arrested him and raided his house this past Tuesday morning.
Jul 10, 2019
Today, Representatives Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) and Francis Rooney (FL-19) sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo encouraging the administration to return Cuba to the list of State Sponsors of Terrorism.
Jun 12, 2019
El congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) emitió la siguiente declaración luego de enviar una carta al secretario Pompeo con respecto a mejorar el acceso a los servicios consulares para nacionales cubanos.
Jun 12, 2019
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement following a letter he sent to Secretary Pompeo regarding improving access to consular services for Cuban Nationals.
Jun 4, 2019
El congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) emitió la siguiente declaración luego del anuncio de la Administración del presidente Trump sobre nuevas restricciones a los viajes de los Estados Unidos a Cuba.
Jun 4, 2019
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after President Trump’s Administration announced new restrictions on U.S. travel to Cuba.
May 23, 2019
Los representantes Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) y Darren Soto (FL-09) aplauden la aprobación de la Ley de TPS de Venezuela de 2019 (H.R. 549), a través del Comité Judicial de la Cámara de Representantes e instan a seguir trabajando en el proyecto de ley hasta que se convierta en ley.
May 20, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. ­­–– Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement on the 117th anniversary of Cuban Independence Day.

“On May 20, 1902, the Cuban nation achieved its independence. Tragically, today the Cuban people are subject to a brutal dictatorship that has oppressed them for 60 years. In fact, the Cuban regime continues to spread its malevolence throughout our hemisphere, and now also directs the oppression of the Venezuelan people.

May 20, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – El congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) emitió la siguiente declaración en el 117 aniversario del Día de la Independencia de Cuba.

“El 20 de mayo de 1902, la nación cubana logro su independencia. Trágicamente, hoy el pueblo cubano está sometido a una dictadura brutal que lo ha oprimido durante 60 años. De hecho, el régimen de Cuba continúa propagando su malevolencia en todo nuestro hemisferio, y ahora también dirige la opresión del pueblo venezolano.

Mar 4, 2019
Los senadores estadounidense Marco Rubio (R-FL), Rick Scott (R-FL), y el congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL) emitieron el siguiente comunicado elogiando la decisión del Presidente Trump de permitir demandas judiciales contra más de 200 compañías operadas por el régimen comunista de Cuba. Este anuncio es el primer paso dado por la administración de Trump para responsabilizar al régimen cubano por sus crímenes.
Mar 4, 2019
U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL), Rick Scott (R-FL), and Congressman Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL) today issued statements commending President Trump’s decision to allow lawsuits against over 200 companies that are operated by the Communist Cuban regime. This announcement is the first step taken by the Trump Administration to implement the Helms-Burton Libertad Act to hold the Cuban regime accountable for its crimes and support for Maduro’s narco-terrorist dictatorship.
Jan 16, 2019
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of State announced that the Secretary determined, for the first time since the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act’s enactment, to extend the statutory extension authority for only 45 days.
Nov 30, 2018
Representatives Diaz-Balart, Ros-Lehtinen, and Curbelo issued the following statement after Cuban health care workers who were part of the “Mais Medicos” program in Brazil filed a lawsuit alleging that the Pan American Health Organization facilitated the human trafficking of thousands of Cuban medical professionals.
Nov 14, 2018
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after the Department of State announced approximately thirty new entities and subentities added to its “Cuba Restricted List.”