More on Cuba
Jun 16, 2018
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement one year after the Trump administration announcement to Diaz-Balart Marks One Year Since President Announced Policy Focused on Promoting Democracy in Cubasanctions against the regime in Cuba.
May 25, 2018
Today, Rep. Diaz-Balart and colleagues Reps. Ros-Lehtinen, Sires, Curbelo, Cook, Wasserman Schultz and Smith introduced a resolution honoring the Ladies in White and commending them for receiving the Cato Institute’s 2018 Milton Friedman Prize for Advancing Liberty.
May 20, 2018
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart issued the following statement on the 116th anniversary of Cuban Independence Day.
Apr 18, 2018
El Congresista Díaz-Balart emitió la siguiente declaración hoy tras la designación del títere castrista Miguel Díaz Canel.
Apr 18, 2018
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the designation of Castro puppet Miguel Díaz Canel.
Mar 2, 2018
Congressman Diaz-Balart, along with Senator Rubio, Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen, and Congressman Curbelo, today hosted Permanent Representative of the United States to the United Nations Nikki Haley at Florida International University for a discussion on the current state of affairs in Latin America and the region’s relationship with the United States. Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the event.
Nov 30, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement marking the one year anniversary that Cuban activist Dr. Eduardo Cardet was brutally and arbitrarily arrested.
Nov 30, 2017
El congresista Diaz-Balart hizo la siguiente declaración para recordar que ya ha pasado un año desde la detención brutal y arbitraria del activista cubano Dr. Eduardo Cardet, quien sigue encarcelado por el régimen castrocomunista.
Nov 8, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced new Cuba regulations.
Nov 1, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement in response to U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley's opposition to the U.N. General Assembly resolution that called for an end to the U.S. embargo against Cuba.
Oct 3, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the State Department announced they would expel 15 Cuban regime officials from the embassy in Washington, D.C.
Sep 29, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement in response to the State Department announcement.
Jul 13, 2017
El congresista Díaz-Balart hizo la siguiente declaración para recordar a las víctimas del ataque al remolcador “13 de marzo” en su vigésimo tercer aniversario.
Jul 13, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement honoring the victims of the “13 de marzo” tugboat massacre on its 23rd anniversary.
Jun 29, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement calling for the immediate release and medical treatment of Anairis Miranda Leyva, Adairis Miranda Leyva, Fidel Manuel Batista Leyva, and Maydolis Leyva Portelles, who were placed under house arrest by Castro regime thugs.
Jun 16, 2017
Today, Trump announced a new policy toward the Castro dictatorship. Congressman Diaz-Balart delivered the following statement.
May 19, 2017
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement ahead of Cuban Independence Day.
Feb 21, 2017
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.
Jan 12, 2017
WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) released the following statement condemning the Obama administration announcement that it would end special privileges for Cubans who attempt to escape the brutal oppression of the Castro regime.
Dec 16, 2016
Congressman Diaz-Balart released the following statement to mark two years since President Obama began his policy of appeasement toward the Castro regime. Since his policy began, oppression on the island has increased significantly, and thousands of Cubans are risking their lives to escape.