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  1. First Zika Transmission Cases Within United States Hit FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Roll Call

    ... important legislation," the Louisiana Republican said in a statement emailed to Roll Call. Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida said the administration is moving too slowly. "Instead of waiting idly for the right political opportunity, ...

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  2. Obama administration announces added $60 million to fight Zika - Thu, 21 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... characterized it. During a House Appropriations Committee Labor-HHS-Education markup on July 13, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart accused the administration of "gross irresponsibility" after Rogers told the Florida Republican only $90 million had been spent ...

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  3. Obama Administration Announces Added $60 Million to Fight ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Roll Call

    ... characterized it. During a House Appropriations Committee Labor-HHS-Education markup on July 13, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart accused the administration of "gross irresponsibility" after Rogers told the Florida Republican only $90 million had been spent ...

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  4. Some Miami delegates head to GOP convention still conflicted about TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Miami Herald

    ... Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. And none of the three will travel to Cleveland. Also skipping the convention are Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, though Rubio will appear via a video message. Both Diaz-Balart and Rubio have said they intend to ...

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  5. Corrine Brown: Decades of dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... bags but acted compassionately. Brown pledges to pay the city's $886 cost. November 2010: With U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, Brown sues to invalidate a constitutional amendment about district boundaries that voters approved the same day she was ...

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  6. Crawford pulls back on Cuba credit pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | NWAonline

    ... we came to last night is better than anything we've ever done on this issue." Crawford thanked U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., who followed Crawford in making remarks from the House well that were televised Wednesday by C-SPAN. "Rep. ...

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  7. Miami Republicans shun Trumpa s outreach to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Star-Telegram.com

    Only one of the four Miami Republicans in Congress, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, attended one of the separate unity sessions the presumptive GOP presidential nominee held with House and Senate members from the party. Sen. Marco Rubio, in a close re-election battle featuring opponents' characterizations of him as a no-show senator, was at a committee hearing.

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  8. Trump offers assurances to GOP rank-and-file in...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Http

    ... she had to attend a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing at the same time as Trump's appearance. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida said he needed to check his calendar. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said he was scheduled to preside over the Senate, ...

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  9. Trump offers assurances to GOP rank-and-file in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... race, told reporters she had to attend an Armed Services Committee hearing at the same time. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida said he needed to check his calendar. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said he was scheduled to preside over the Senate, but ...

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  10. Trump paying first visit to GOP rank-and-file in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Denver Post

    ... she had to attend a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing at the same time as Trump's appearance. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida said he needed to check his calendar. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said he was scheduled to preside over the Senate, ...

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  11. Senators Nelson and Rubio Stand Up for Anglers and BoatersRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | FishingWorld

    ... of Congress. The House of Representatives passed a bill, led by Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.), Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.), Carlos Curbelo (R-Fla.), and 36 other sponsors, to require the National Park Service and Office of National Marine ...

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  12. U.S. Senate Shifting Focus From Gun Control to Obama's - De-emphasis' of Islamic TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... the U.S. would be subject to federal prosecution and asset confiscation. Republican Senators Ted Cruz and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) announced in November 2015 that they were introducing a bill to protect Americans against the "violent jihad" ...

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  13. Why Is Bob Corker Refusing To List the Muslim Brotherhood As A Terrorist Organization?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | RedState

    Back in November, Texas Senator Ted Cruz offered a bill to require the State Department to list the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group or explain why not: Sen. Ted Cruz is trying to force the Obama administration's hand to label the Muslim Brotherhood as a foreign terrorist organization. Along with Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart , the presidential hopeful on Tuesday introduced legislation calling on the Obama administration to designate the Islamist political group as a foreign terrorist organization.

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  14. South Florida mayors team up to meet transportation needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Miami Today

    ... abandoned, he said. "If we don't, we're going to stifle ourselves." As part of the mayoral forum, US Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart spoke of the need for municipalities to team up in the quest for funding. Mr. Diaz-Balart commended Miami-Dade County ...

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  15. Don't just plan to plan the planning of transit - " get it rollingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Miami Today

    As planners plan to draw environmental plans that in six to eight months could lead to plans to fund planning for planned additions of actual Miami-Dade mass transit, proponents of that actual transit are yelling that we need less planning and more riding. One of the people most frustrated with all the planning that planners say is a must in order to even decide to seek vital federal transportation funds to reduce Miami's gridlock is the man who wants to bring those funds home to Miami now, US Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart.

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  16. Photo Release - Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Rep. Mario...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries today hosted Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., for a familiarization tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The congressman's visit included a tour of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford , progress updates on the John F. Kennedy and Virginia -class submarine programs, and a demonstration of the Rapid Operational Virtual Reality tool, Newport News' central depository for design information that allows for on-site planning, design, engineering, construction and material forecasting during carrier construction.

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  17. Marco Rubio leaning toward Senate bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Marco Rubio is leaning toward running for re-election, say Republicans monitoring the senator's movements for signs of a decision. Rubio pledged when he announced he was running for president last year that his decision to seek the White House meant he was closing the door on running for a second term.

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  18. a Gaffney: Jihad in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... as a terrorist organization (the object of pending legislation sponsored by Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart), and shut down the Brotherhood's mosques and front groups that are promoting sharia and the realization of its ultimate objective, ...

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  19. Trump Hires GOP's Worst PollsterBy Betsy WoodruffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... And his client list includes incumbent Republican Reps. Peter King, Lee Zeldin, Barbara Comstock, and Mario Diaz-Balart. But his record also draws guffaws from opponents-notably the folks at Daily Kos Elections, who have dubbed his operation "one of ...

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  20. Anxiety mounts as FAA deadline nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Hill

    ... being targeted by conservative groups Ryan launches agenda with poverty plan MORE (R-Texas) and Chairman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.) of the Appropriations transportation subcommittee said that as of Wednesday, they have not discussed privatizing air ...

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