Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Diaz-Balart Introduces Bipartisan Resolution to Honor Brigade 2506 Heroes

Mar 26, 2021
Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) introduced a bipartisan resolution marking sixty years since the brave members of Brigade 2506 fought to free the Cuban people from the brutality and oppression of the Castro regime. 
“The courageous Brigade 2506 veterans fought for freedom for the Cuban people, and many suffered torture or even perished in the struggle. We are indebted to them, and this resolution honors their determination to bring freedom, justice, and human rights to Cuba. We honor these veterans’ remarkable legacy and valor by continuing to work toward a free and democratic Cuba.”
The full text of the resolution is here.
This resolution is cosponsored by Reps. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL-12), Val Demings (D-FL-10), Ted Deutch (D-FL-22), Scott Franklin (R-FL-15), Carlos Gimenez (R-FL-26), Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH-16), Alcee Hastings (D-FL-20), Nicole Malliotakis (R-NY-11), Alex Mooney (R-WV-2), Stephanie Murphy (D-FL-7), Bill Posey (R-FL-15), Maria Elvira Salazar (R-FL-27), Albio Sires (D-NJ-8), Greg Steube (R-FL-17), Michael Waltz (R-FL-6), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL-23), and Brian Mast (R-FL-18).