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  1. Editorial: Jolly stands for pragmatism over obstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Republicans who supported it. The other Republican realists: Rep. Vern Buchanan of Sarasota and Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Carlos Curbelo of Miami. We also saw that other Tampa Bay Republicans did not join that coalition and ...

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  2. Defense secretary warned to prepare for spending capsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... each service to prepare lists of potential cuts. Four members of the full appropriations committee, Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., Tom Cole, R-Okla., Steve Womack, R-Ark., and Barbara Lee, D-Calif., serve on both the budget and appropriations ...

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  3. Scott pens Obamacare op-ed; spring breaker says Miami lawmaker...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Politico

    ... Tuesday. 'He punched me in the face.' MIAMI POLITICAL FISTICUFFS HISTORY -- "Then-Reps. Luis Rojas and Mario Diaz-Balart had to be separated on the Florida House floor in 1991 after Diaz-Balart, in a personal discussion, insulted Rojas' mother. ...

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  4. Miami lawmaker denies punching college student in Tallahassee barRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Miami Herald

    ... allowing transgender men and women into the public bathrooms of their choice. Then-Reps. Luis Rojas and Mario Diaz-Balart had to be separated on the Florida House floor in 1991 after Diaz-Balart, in a personal discussion, insulted Rojas' mother. ...

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  5. Pro-Israel lobbyists heap Iran pressure on US CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Times of Israel

    ... "AIPAC has been a very aggressive driving force in educating members of Congress," House Republican Mario Diaz-Balart told AFP. "It is unique, and it has the impact," added Democrat Marc Veasey. "AIPAC does a fantastic job of informing and ...

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  6. Memo From Middle America| Obama's Miami Town Hall Meeting...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | VDARE

    ... Telemundo's Cuban-American journalist Jose Diaz-Balart, the brother of current U.S. Republican congressman Mario Diaz-Balart ( NumbersUSA ranking: F- ) and former congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart and also the nephew of Mirta Diaz-Balart, whoa was ...

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  7. US officials called 'terrorists' mock Venezuela travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Newsday

    ... on Twitter that she was proud to be listed among such "good company." Another Florida Republican, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, responded with faux disappointment. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, right, and his wife Cilia Flores greet supporters ...

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  8. Venezuela orders U.S. embassy to reduce staff in CaracasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Venezuelans have to pay to go to the U.S." Another U.S. politician banned by Mr. Maduro, Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida, responded in a Twitter message: "I've always wanted to travel to a corrupt country that is not a free democracy. ...

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  9. For GOP, Changing Washington Isn't So Easy After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | National Journal

    ... the chamber. "The problem is sometimes elevating expectations to the point that are unrealistic," Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart said last week. "The lesson is that we can do a lot, we can change a lot, we can contain the president a lot of different ways. ...

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  10. Inside the Beltway: Benjamin Netanyahu, Hillary Clinton in Washington at same timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Washington Times

    ... the aisle that include Sens. Joe Manchin, Lindsey Graham , Ben Cardin and Ben Sasse ; Reps. Ted Deutch , Mario Diaz-Balart and Kay Granger ; Ralph Reed , Bill Kristol , Democratic National Committee chairman Debbie Wasserman Schultz , and Americans ...

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  11. U.S. officials mock Venezuela's "terrorist" designationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | CBS News

    ... on Twitter that she was proud to be listed among such "good company." Another Florida Republican, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, responded with faux disappointment. "I've always wanted to travel to a corrupt country that is not a free democracy. And now ...

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  12. Cuba's Castros ban U.S. lawmakers from entering VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Babalu Blog

    You don't actually think Cuba's puppet dictator in their colony of Venezuela had any say in this, do you? Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Miami Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen have been banned from traveling to Venezuela.

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  13. Maduro imposes U.S. visa restrictions, limits embassy staff amid growing tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Miami Herald

    ... Dick Cheney and the former head of the CIA George Tenet. Florida lawmakers Sen. Marco Rubio, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart and Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, all Republicans and outspoken critics of Venezuela, are on the list, as is New Jersey Democratic Sen. ...

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  14. Dreading the loss of health subsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Star Tribune

    ... in the Miami and Fort Lauderdale region. The members of Congress who represent most of those areas - Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, both Republicans - have been silent on the issue. Obama administration officials, as well as many ...

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  15. Schock scraps fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Politico

    ... Committee fundraising weekend in Key Biscayne, Florida, and a Sunshine State fundraiser for Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.). Schock has been under fire after a series of articles by POLITICO and other publications detailing the lawmaker's spending. ...

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  16. House GOP Faces Another Whip Test on DHS PuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Roll Call

    ... of Homeland Security shut down. "We in the House are basically stuck with two options here," Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart said Thursday night. "We either do nothing, in which case Homeland Security shuts down, or we extend it for three weeks." Asked ...

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  17. The specter of shutdown that will haunt the Department of Homeland SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Washington Post

    ... time to recover. Some Republicans seem to think the impact of a DHS shutdown might not be that big. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.) told Politico in January, for instance, that "it's not the end of the world" if the deadline is missed, "because the ...

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  18. Obama's Miami visit scares FLGOP; Atwater for Senate more...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Politico

    ... Jeb in Jeb's hometown. 6) DOUBLE GOP DIS : Not invited by the White House to the Miami event at FIU: Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, Jose's brother and one of the top GOP immigration-reformers in the U.S. House. Diaz-Balart COS Cesar Gonzalez: "The ...

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  19. Kerry Clashes With Lawmaker Over Human Rights and Engaging China, CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Cybercast News Service

    Secretary of State John Kerry asked Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart Wednesday not to "put words in my mouth" after the Cuban-American lawmaker objected to him citing China as an example when arguing for engaging repressive regimes like the one in Havana. Diaz-Balart disagreed sharply with using China as "a model" when talking about engaging with Cuba, and Kerry stressed that the U.S. continues to have "huge differences" with China.

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  20. Obama pitches immigration policies at Miami town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Windsor Beacon

    ... a congressman's district. Another Republican who has worked for years on immigration legislation, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., said he wasn't even invited to the event. "I can only hope that next time President Obama graces Miami with his ...

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