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  1. Republican presidential race could come down to 2 Cuban AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Miami Herald

    ... New Jersey Democrat Bob Menendez. They also claim five House members: Miami Republicans Carlos Curbelo, Mario Diaz-Balart and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen; West Virginia Republican Alex Mooney and New Jersey Democrat Albio Sires. Their power has appeared to ...

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  2. Christie: Rubio as out of place in New Hampshire on abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Echo

    ... that ", Rubio said. "My support for Jeb Bush doesn't say anything bad about Marco Rubio ", said Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart , the seven-term congressman from Miami. But there was something else Christie said during an MSNBC interview that struck me as ...

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  3. Floridians in Washington stick with Jeb Bush despite Marco Rubioa s surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Miami Herald

    ... campaign grow longer. "My support for Jeb Bush doesn't say anything bad about Marco Rubio," said Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, the seven-term congressman from Miami. "If you look at the Republicans from South Florida, all three of us are for Jeb. He is by ...

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  4. Mark Sanford Punks Out AgainRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | FITSNews

    ... the last minute he bailed - citing his objection to so-called "anti-Cuba" language proposed by U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida. This website has been relentless in its criticism of America's boneheaded Cuban policy - but Diaz-Balart's ...

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  5. Jeb Bush Had To Ask Voters In New Hampshire To 'Please Clap' For HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | 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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  6. House Appropriators Voice Opposition To Privatized ATC Funded With User FeesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Aero-News Network

    ... as well as Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Subcommittee Chair Mario Diaz-Balart (R-25-FL), and Subcommittee Ranking Member David Price (D-4-NC). "We do not believe that creating a separate air traffic entity, ...

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  7. Kentucky Rep. Rogers: Dona t separate air traffic control from FAARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Miami Herald

    ... he wants to preserve the role of Congress in overseeing and funding air traffic control. Rogers and Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., Nita Lowey, D-N.Y., and David Price, D-N.C., also wrote that the Republican proposal could be detrimental to ...

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  8. Many congressional Republicans relieved by Trump lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Washington Post

    ... his performance in New Hampshire would be crucial "New Hampshire is obviously going to be huge," said Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.), who has endorsed Bush. He said he took comfort in Trump's underperformance - "You see the polls don't reflect ...

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  9. Democrats could gain influence in Florida as Broward loses political clout in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Airport Director Kent George, left, with U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Miami-Dade County Republican, at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in February 2015. Airport Director Kent George, left, with U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Miami-Dade County Republican, at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in February 2015.

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  10. PAC Favoring Ties With Cuba Raised $350,000 in Past Six Months, Will Spend on House, Senate RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... ago, we have a U.S. president who repeatedly sides with the oppressors over the oppressed," said Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Florida Republican in a statement this week about the Obama administration's Cuba policies. Washington Wire is one of the ...

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  11. Terri Schiavo's Husband: New Jeb Bush Ad 'Disgusting'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | 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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  12. Cuban American lawmakers respond to Obama's latest unlawful...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Babalu Blog

    ... It provides their oppressors the resources they need to tighten their grip." WASHINGTON - Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) released the following statement after the Obama administration announced another round of concessions to the Castro ...

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  13. George H.W. Bush Reached Out To Nikki Haley After State Of The UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | 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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  14. From brother to brother: How often have siblings directly succeeded one another in Congress?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Swing State Project

    ... place long ago, with just a handful since World War II. The most recent instance took place in 2010, when Mario Diaz-Balart succeeded his brother Lincoln in what was then Florida's 21st Congressional District, but Mario was already a member of ...

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  15. Rep. Diaz-Balart pushes Cuba to free dissident journalist on hunger strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Miami Herald

    Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart called Tuesday for the Cuban government to release an independent journalist who stopped eating four weeks ago to protest his Dec. 17 arrest. Diaz-Balart , a seven-term Republican from Miami, said Misael Canet Velazquez is being held "in abhorrent conditions in Camaguey's notorious Kilo 8 prison without clothes or a suitable place to sleep, and has been provided limited access to water."

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  16. Rep. Diaz-Balart pushes Cuba to free dissident journalist on hunger strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart called Tuesday for the Cuban government to release an independent journalist who stopped eating four weeks ago to protest his Dec. 17 arrest. Diaz-Balart , a seven-term Republican from Miami, said Misael Canet Velazquez is being held "in abhorrent conditions in Camaguey's notorious Kilo 8 prison without clothes or a suitable place to sleep, and has been provided limited access to water."

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  17. U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart demands Cuba's dictatorship release ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Babalu Blog

    Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart released the following statement calling for the immediate release of independent journalist Misael Canet VelA zquez. "On December 17, 2015, independent journalist Misael Canet VelA zquez of the Orlando Zapata Tamayo Civic Resistance Front was violently arrested and imprisoned for expressing his desire for freedom.

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  18. Will The Republican Establishment Stand Down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Townhall

    As Republicans prepare to cast their first presidential ballots in Iowa and New Hampshire, the field remains dominated by "outsider" candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, while establishment favorites Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, John Kasich and Marco Rubio have been unable to advance to the finals. Will the Republican kingmakers and consultants who picked every nominee since Reagan step aside to let the grassroots, also known as the "base," work its will this year? After months of waiting for Trump to self-destruct, the Washington-based Republican establishment has finally found a way to take back control of the party from the outsiders and grassroots.

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  19. Latino Reaction Split On Republicans' Spanish Language MessageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Thursday's raucous GOP presidential debate , with its heated rhetoric around the issue of immigration, highlighted some of the challenges Republican Party faces in reaching Latino voters. That was also clear earlier in the week, when Republicans delivered two responses to President Obama's State of the Union address: one by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley in English; the other, by Florida Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart, was in Spanish.

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  20. GOP Establishment To White Anglo Andro-Americans: Don't Vote...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | VDARE

    ... some pandering to do, the GOP Establishment broadcast a second speech in Spanish, delivered by Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart of Florida, who is of Cuban exile parentage. As numerous commentators noticed, and as we covered here on VDARE.com , Rep. ...

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