Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

Representing the 25th District of FLORIDA

Press Releases

Apr 14, 2009 Press Release
Today Congressman Diaz-Balart, the Ranking Republican of the Transportation and Infrastructure’s Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management, announced that he is hosting a Transportation Roundtable tomorrow, April 15th in Naples, to discuss the upcoming Surface Transportation Reauthorization Bill.
Apr 13, 2009 Press Release
U.S. Congressmen Lincoln Diaz-Balart and Mario Diaz-Balart issued the following joint statement today describing as a “serious mistake” President Obama’s decision to unilaterally increase travel and remittance dollars for the Cuban dictatorship.
Apr 2, 2009 Press Release
A program to help save lives and limit potential damages in communities before natural disasters strike would be reauthorized under a bill approved by a Congressional panel today. The bill is cosponsored by U.S. Rep. Diaz-Balart, the Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Subcommittee Ranking Member.
Mar 31, 2009 Press Release
Today Congressman Diaz-Balart, announced the conclusion of a month-long tribute celebrating Women’s History Month and honoring influential women in District 25, the State of Florida, nationally and internationally.
Mar 27, 2009 Press Release
This week Congressman Diaz-Balart became an original co-sponsor of the American DREAM Act, which seeks to facilitate access to postsecondary educational opportunities for immigrant students in the U.S. who currently face barriers in pursuing a college education.
Mar 26, 2009 Press Release
Today Congressmen Mario Diaz-Balart and Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL) expressed outrage over a serious health hazard at the VA Medical Center in Miami.
Mar 26, 2009 Press Release
Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY), Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC), Shelley Moore Capito (WV), Rosa DeLauro (CT), Marcy Kaptur (OH), Diaz-Balart and Mary Fallin (OK) today reintroduced the “National Women’s History Museum Act” (H.R. 1700) to create a new national museum on the Mall in Washington, DC to honor the role that women have played in American History.
Mar 25, 2009 Press Release
Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart, along with Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart, today asked President Obama to promptly grant Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to Haitian nationals living in the United States in the wake of the destruction caused by the string of storms that have hit Haiti last hurricane season.
Mar 25, 2009 Press Release
Please find below the text of a letter sent by U.S. Members of Congress Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Kendrick Meek (D-FL), Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), Albio Sires (D-NJ), Robert Andrews (D-NJ) and Frank Pallone (D-NJ), on March 24, 2009, to President Barack Obama regarding U.S. policy toward the Cuban dictatorship.
Mar 17, 2009 Press Release
Today Congressman Diaz-Balart made the following statement regarding the reckless behavior of AIG executives and some in Congress.