Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Press Releases

Jul 3, 2008 Press Release
Today Congressman Diaz-Balart, who introduced a resolution last year condemning the FARC for the kidnappings of Americans, and Fabio Andrade, Colombian-American activist and leader in the South Florida community, expressed their solidarity with the hostages and praised the Colombian government and President Alvaro Uribe for a heroic rescue mission.
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Jul 3, 2008 Press Release
In light of the recent events that have taken place in Colombia, Congressman Diaz-Balart will host a press conference on Monday, July 7th, 2007 at 11:30 a.m. to discuss Plan Colombia, the Free Trade Agreement with Colombia, and to praise President Alvaro Uribe and the Colombian government for their serious and responsible work.
Jul 2, 2008 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Education announced this week that the State of Florida has been selected as one of six states to participate in their differentiated accountability pilot program. Congressman Diaz-Balart took part in a state-wide, bipartisan effort to urge the Department to select Florida.
Jun 27, 2008 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart will join Pastor Jimmie L. Williams, III at the Greater New Mount Zion Church in Homestead on Tuesday, July 1st at 7:00 p.m. to discuss issues important to our community.
Jun 27, 2008 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart will present a check for $294,000 in federal funds to the Town of Miami Lakes Transit Program this Thursday, July 3rd, 2008 at 11:30 a.m.
Jun 26, 2008 Press Release
As the only Florida Member to serve on the House Science and Technology Committee, hurricane research and development remains a top priority for Congressman Diaz-Balart.
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Jun 25, 2008 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, along with the Friends of the Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation (FCGCF), will host a free Glaucoma screening in Hialeah Gardens on June 30th.
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Jun 24, 2008 Press Release
Today Congressmen Mario Diaz-Balart and Lincoln Diaz-Balart explained their vote in opposition to H.R. 6346, stating the legislation would result in the double gouging of Florida residents.
Jun 20, 2008 Press Release
Congressman Diaz-Balart, along with the Friends of the Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation (FCGCF), will host free Glaucoma screenings in Miami on June 23rd and June 30th.
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Jun 20, 2008 Press Release
This week, Congressman Diaz-Balart voted to extend unemployment insurance for 13 weeks in all states.

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