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  1. 2016 Lawmaker endorsements for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Hill

    ... the 2016 race for the White House. Former Gov. Jeb Bush (Fla.) (5) Rep. Ander Crenshaw (Fla.) Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (Fla.) Rep. David Jolly (Fla.) Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Fla.) Rep. Dennis Ross (Fla.) Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) (4) Rep. Andy Barr ...

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  2. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart: Obama's Cuba Policy Is Enabling a DictatorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Cuban President Raul Castro speaks during a meeting with President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas at the ATLAPA Convention center in Panama City, on April 11, 2015. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart represents Florida's 25th Congressional District and is Chairman of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee of the House Committee on Appropriations.

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  3. House, Senate closer to smoothing budget differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... decade. "I was tempted to take a selfie at the beginning of this thing. It's a really rare occasion," Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, Florida Republican, said of the first round of talks. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, California Republican, has said ...

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  4. Congress joint budget deal could pave path to Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    House and Senate lawmakers Monday sat down to work on a compromise budget blueprint that could pave the way to repeal of the Affordable Care Act. "Repealing the president's health care law would pave the way to starting over on patient-centered health care reform where patients and families and doctors are making medical decisions, not Washington, D.C.," House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, R-Ga., said.

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  5. Rep. Diaz-Balart to postal service: Why deny Miami Lakes its own ZIP code?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart has written a letter to Postmaster General Megan Brennan in support of Miami Lakes' quest to learn why its request for a ZIP code boundary change was denied by the U.S. Postal Service. "I respectfully request, within all applicable rules and regulations, for the full and fair consideration of Miami Lakes' [Freedom of Information Act] request and would appreciate a response on this matter," the letter said.

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  6. IBHS supports Safe Building Code Incentive ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | CE News

    The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety announced its support for the Safe Building Code Incentive Act, H.R. 1748, which was introduced by U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart in the U.S. House. The legislation would provide additional disaster relief assistance to states adopting and enforcing strong building codes.

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  7. Jeb Bush To Fundraise In Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Switched

    ... Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Governor Rick Scott (left) greets supporters as Jeb Bush embraces Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.). (Carl Juste/Miami Herald/TNS via Getty Images) Then-President George W. Bush jokes with his brother, then-Florida ...

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  8. Senate votes to negotiate final, GOP-driven budget with HouseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Washington Times

    ... to the House- Senate budget conference, naming Budget Chairman Tom Price of Georgia along with Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida, Diane Black of Tennessee, Todd Rokita of Indiana and John Moolenaar of Michigan. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, ...

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  9. South Florida Congressman Ready To Fight P...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WIOD-AM Miramar

    ... it's going to happen. Congress has more than a month to put in its two cents. Republican Representative Mario Diaz-Balart is confident House members will be able to pass legislation to override the President's measure, but he's not as sure what will ...

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  10. Boehner names allies to negotiate U.S. House-Senate joint budgetRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Reuters

    ... Chairman Tom Price and include panel vice chairman Todd Rokita of Indiana, Diane Black of Tennessee, Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida and freshman Representative John Moolenaar of Michigan. "In the days to come, we will sit down and discuss how to ...

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  11. GOP Slams Obama's Cuba Decision: 'Befriending Our Enemies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | News Max

    ... regime." Ros-Lehtinen and Florida's two other Hispanic-American representatives in Congress, Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart and Carlos Curbelo, charged that Obama's decision smacked purely of politics. Diaz-Balart detailed a litany of terrorism by the ...

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  12. Boehner picks five House members to negotiate budget deal with SenateRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Washington Times

    ... named House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price of Georgia to the budget conference, alongside Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida, Diane Black of Tennessee, Todd Rokita of Indiana and John Moolenaar of Michigan. "I am grateful to all the members who ...

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  13. 'Remove Cuba from terrorism list': ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | CNews

    ... of political reform. While Obama's fellow Democrats hailed the decision, Republican U.S. Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, a Cuban-American lawmaker from Florida, accused the president of "capitulating to dictators." "Today the administration has ...

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  14. House GOP leaders pick loyalists for budget talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Politico

    House GOP leaders are breaking with tradition by nominating Budget Committee members from across the seniority spectrum - even including a freshman - to serve as top negotiators with the Senate on a final spending blueprint. House Speaker John Boehner on Tuesday named five members to a budget conference committee that will hash out a final deal with Senate Republicans: House Budget Chairman Tom Price and panel members Todd Rokita , Mario Diaz-Balart , Rep. Diane Black and Rep. John Moolenaar .

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  15. Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... of political reform. While Obama's fellow Democrats hailed the decision, Republican U.S. Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, a Cuban-American lawmaker from Florida, accused the president of "capitulating to dictators." "Today the administration has ...

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  16. Some South Floridians displeased with new Obama, Castro relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Local10.com

    SEE AS EARLY AS NEXT MONTH, THE U.S. EMBASSY OPENING IN HAVANA AND WASHINGTON. THANK YOU. 5 comments

  17. Happy Hour RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Washington Post

    ... in exchange for more border security, an idea floated by individual House Republicans like Paul Ryan and Mario Diaz-Balart . Such an approach would probably have proven acceptable to Dems, though they tend not to admit that publicly. But ...

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  18. From the Herald archives: Foreclosure suit shines spotlight again on Rubio's personal financesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Miami Herald

    Republican U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio is again answering questions about troubles with his personal finances after a bank sought to foreclose on a Tallahassee home he owns with another Miami lawmaker. Rubio and co-owner David Rivera, the House budget chairman who is running for the congressional seat vacated by U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, failed to make payments for five months, prompting Deutsche Bank to seek full payment and fees totaling $136,000 in a civil lawsuit filed Monday.

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  19. UPDATE 1-U.S. troubled by reported attacks on protesters in PanamaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Reuters

    ... condemn those who use violence against peaceful protesters." U.S. Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida issued statements on Wednesday citing the reported attacks in Panama City and holding supporters of Fidel and Raul ...

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  20. U.S. Representatives Ros-Lehtinen and Diaz-Balart respond to brutal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Babalu Blog

    ... emboldening the Castro regime to continue its oppressive tactics unabated." WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) released the following statement after several American citizens and Cuban pro-democracy activists were violently ...

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