Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Diaz-Balart Statement on Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting

Jan 6, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25), Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, released the following statement after reports of an active shooter situation at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

“My thoughts are with the victims and their families in the wake of this senseless act of violence. As details continue to emerge, I will work with local, state, and federal authorities as they conduct their investigations. I also want to thank the first responders on the scene for their courage and sacrifice.”