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  1. Trump and Sanders surge, Congress stalls, voters seetheRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... "This is a process where the difficult things don't get done until they reach a boiling point," said Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla. "Sanders is speaking to the pain people are feeling," said Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., who represents the area torn ...

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  2. Congressional Hearing on Access At Biscayn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WIOD-AM Miramar

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Convervation Commission believes the restictions are too severe, and would virtually end commercial fishing in the area. Fish and Wildlife has stated, publicly, that the federal conclusion is a disregard for both the scientific process and the value of public access.

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  3. GCLC Congratulates the U.S. House For Passing H.R. 774Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Florida Sportsman

    ... (D-FL-14), Rep. Curt Clawson (R-FL-19), Rep. John Culberson (R-TX-7), Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL-26), Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL-25), Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-TX-27), Rep. David W. Jolly (R-FL-13), Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX-10), Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX- ...

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  4. Senate mea culpa means zip without Fair DistrictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... swallow lawmakers' cynical poison pill, discarding it. Then came lawsuits by U.S. Reps. Corrine Brown and Mario Diaz-Balart, first to ban Fair Districts from the ballot, and later, after nearly 63 percent of voters embraced the amendments, to ...

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  5. Cuba visits spark momentum to lift U.S. travel limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... ease the embargo. Opponents are largely led by Miami-area Republicans: U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. "There's a bipartisan majority to increase the pressure on the Cuban regime until the conditions that ...

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  6. Bill to boost trade with Cuba faces long oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Bellingham Herald

    ... who's an international regulatory lawyer with Poblete Tamargo LLP. Asked about the Senate action, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Miami Republican, noted action at both the committee level and on the House floor to roll back the Obama Cuba opening. "Time ...

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  7. Obama Has a New Plan to Close Gitmo, but Will he Give the Base Back to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Miami New Times

    ... that President Obama might also give into another one of the regime's requests: the Guantanamo base," Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart tells Politico this morning. The new push to get Bush-era detainees out of Guantanamo is no shock. Closing the contentious ...

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  8. Bill to boost trade with Cuba faces long odds, despite winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Fresno Bee

    ... who's an international regulatory lawyer with Poblete Tamargo LLP. Asked about the Senate action, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Miami Republican, noted action at both the committee level and on the House floor to roll back the Obama Cuba opening. "Time ...

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  9. Aging infrastructure plagues nationa s busiest rail corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... in the House passed a bill in June to reduce spending on Amtrak by about $250 million. On Friday, Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Republican from Miami and chairman of a House subcommittee on transportation, said Amtrak's operations were vital, especially ...

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  10. Cuban consulate possibility divides Miami, Tampa officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... ties -- is among numerous Miami politicians opposing a consulate. Two other Cuban-American congressmen, Mario Diaz-Balart and Carlos Curbelo, are also against it, and Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado is also strongly opposed. They have their reasons. Many ...

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  11. Majority Of Fla. Reps Vote For Ban On State Required GMO LabelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | CBS Local

    ... Those who voted yes include, Representatives like Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-27), Carlos Curbelo (R-26) and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-25). Those who voted against the legislation include Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-24), Debbie Wasserman Shultz (D-23), and Lois ...

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  12. Sen. Ted Cruz introduces bill to change name of D.C. street where...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Babalu Blog

    ... with them," the conservative firebrand added. Cruz, along with Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.), and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.), also sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry asking him to launch an investigation into alleged ...

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  13. Boozman's export step for Cuba clears panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | NWAonline

    ... the unlawful use of stolen properties that were illegally confiscated from Americans," U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., said in a recent news release. Boozman said he thinks that senators will pass the appropriation with the language affecting ...

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  14. South Florida Republicans to hold hearing on Biscayne marine reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Miami Herald

    Saying federal officials cut locals out of a decision to create a 10,500-acre no-fishing zone and ban commercial fishing in Biscayne National Park, three South Florida Republican representatives have scheduled a rare field hearing for Aug. 3. The hearing, which will include invitation-only witnesses, was requested by U.S. Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Mario Diaz-Balart and Carlos Curbelo after the National Park Service published a long-awaited general management plan last month that creates a marine reserve on about 6 percent of the 270-square mile park.

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  15. U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown fights order to draw new district linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of Democrats Corrine Brown, Ted Deutch, Lois Frankel and Kathy Castor and Republicans David Jolly, Mario Diaz-Balart, Carlos Curbelo and Ileana Ros-Lethinen. Last year, Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis invalidated districts represented by Brown ...

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  16. Cruz wants to rename street in front of Cuban embassyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Hill

    ... from 2630 16th St NW to 2630 Oswaldo Paya Way. Cruz, as well as Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.), also sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday over reports that a family member of Paya was ...

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  17. Ted Cruz Offers New Name for Street in Front of Cuban Embassy Castro Regime Probably Won't LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | TheBlaze.com

    ... with them," the conservative firebrand added. Cruz, along with Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.), and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.), also sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry asking him to launch an investigation into alleged ...

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  18. House GOP Appropriators Prepare for Sequester ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Roll Call

    ... not be paid for through higher taxes. Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Subcommittee Chairman Mario Diaz-Balart , R-Fla., said his takeaway from Wednesday's meeting was that appropriations cardinals should just "be ready to draft bills ...

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  19. Florida redistricting battle gets series of deadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Business Journal

    ... by Democrats Corrine Brown , Kathy Castor , Ted Deutch and Lois Frankel and Republicans Carlos Curbelo , Mario Diaz-Balart , David Jolly and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen . But because all congressional seats are required to have almost precisely the same ...

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  20. Sides Agree On September Court Date In Redistricting FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    ... by Democrats Corrine Brown, Kathy Castor, Ted Deutch and Lois Frankel and Republicans Carlos Curbelo, Mario Diaz-Balart, David Jolly and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. But because all congressional seats are required to have almost precisely the same ...

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