Jan 31, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. –– Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced that more than $84 million has been awarded to 21 communities in Florida that were impacted by Hurricane Irma.
Today, Congressmen Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) and Alcee L. Hastings (FL-20), Co-Chairmen and Co-Founders of the Congressional Everglades Caucus, led Members of the Caucus in sending a bipartisan letter to President Trump requesting that he allocate $250 million for Everglades Restoration projects in his FY21 budget request to Congress.
Jan 29, 2020 Press Release
El Congresista Mario Díaz-Balart emitió la siguiente declaración luego que el gobierno legítimo de Venezuela ratificó su posición sobre la intervención del régimen cubano en Venezuela.
Jan 29, 2020 Press Release
Congressman Mario Díaz-Balart issued the following statement after the legitimate government of Venezuela ratified its position on the Cuban regime’s interference in Venezuela.
Jan 14, 2020 Press Release
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after Secretary Ben Carson announced nearly $2.2 billion in grants to support local homeless assistance programs across the nation, including nearly $90 million for Florida.
El congresista Mario Díaz-Balart emitió la siguiente declaración después del anuncio de la Administración de suspender todos los vuelos chárter públicos a todas las ciudades en Cuba, con la excepción de La Habana.
Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart issued the following statement after the Administration’s announcement to suspend all public charter flights to all Cuban cities, with the exception of Havana.
Today, Rep. Diaz-Balart voted against H.Con.Res.83 which would impede the President’s ability to protect Americans from the grave threat posed by Iran.
Los Representantes Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL-25), Albio Sires (D-NJ-13), Michael McCaul (R-TX-10), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL-23), Francis Rooney (R-FL-19) y Chris Smith (R-NJ-4) presentaron una resolución bipartidista que exige la liberación inmediata del líder de la Unión Patriótica de Cuba (UNPACU), José Daniel Ferrer, y todos los otros presos políticos en Cuba. Ferrer fue encarcelado durante la famosa "Primavera Negra" de 2003, y con valentía ha seguido abogando por los derechos humanos y la libertad del pueblo cubano.
Representatives Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL-25), Albio Sires (D-NJ-13), Michael McCaul (R-TX-10), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL-23), Francis Rooney (R-FL-19), and Chris Smith (R-NJ-4) introduced a bipartisan resolution demanding the immediate release of the Patriotic Union of Cuba (UNPACU) leader Jose Daniel Ferrer, and all other political prisoners in Cuba. Ferrer was imprisoned during the notorious “Black Spring” of 2003 and courageously has continued to advocate for human rights and freedom for the Cuban people.