Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

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Apr 18, 2018 Press Release
El Congresista Díaz-Balart emitió la siguiente declaración hoy tras la designación del títere castrista Miguel Díaz Canel.
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Apr 18, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the designation of Castro puppet Miguel Díaz Canel.
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Apr 17, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the passing of former First Lady Barbara Pierce Bush.
Apr 16, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart today joined President Trump, Senator Rubio, Labor Secretary Acosta, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin, and local business owners for a tax reform roundtable at Bucky Dent Park in Hialeah.
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Apr 13, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after President Trump announced military strikes against the Syrian regime.
Apr 12, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart delivered the following opening statement during a House Appropriations hearing on the U.S. Department of Transportation’s FY2019 budget request with Secretary Elaine Chao.
Apr 11, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after Speaker Paul Ryan announced he would not seek re-election.
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Apr 6, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, a senior member of the House Committee on Appropriations, issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the implementation of up to $2.36 billion in disaster payments in response to the 2017 hurricane season and wildfires.
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Apr 5, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued an additional allocation of Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program funding to assist in recovery from the 2017 hurricane season.
Apr 3, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a $3.6 million Competitive Bus and Bus facilities grant for fiscal year 2017 to Miami-Dade County.
May 17, 2017 In The News
Miami-Dade turns to Congress for rescue on $6 million homeless squeeze

By Doug Hanks, Miami Herald

5/17/17

A Miami congressman said Tuesday he would use his influence on the nation’s housing funds to make up for nearly $6 million in lost federal aid for Miami-Dade’s homeless program.

May 3, 2017 In The News
For Miami-Dade homeless centers, a grasp for new money as budget lifeline expires

By Doug Hanks, Miami Herald

5/3/17

When the New Hope Corps homeless rehab center lost more than $400,000 in federal funds last spring, Miami-Dade County dipped into its emergency reserves to keep the program running.

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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