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2018 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

Florida’s 2018 legislative session ended with millions of dollars budgeted to tackle education and the opioid crisis. There was increased spending on Medicaid, a new school safety law and sales tax h…
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Rooftops Newsletter: Getting the Right Seniors in the Room

The title above has become something of a mantra for us at NFESH in recent months because we realize how essential accomplishing that is– if this nation is serious about significantly reducing, and u…
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Díaz-Balart: Castro nombra un nuevo Dorticós

WASHINGTON – El Congresista Mario Díaz-Balart (FL-25) emitió la siguiente declaración hoy tras la designación del títere castrista Miguel Díaz Canel. “Hoy, el régimen de Castro ha nombrado otro títe…
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Diaz-Balart: Castro Names a New Dorticós

WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after the designation of Castro puppet Miguel Díaz Canel. “Today, the Cuban regime has named a new puppet. Just like…
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CFO Jimmy Patronis Awards Senator Rene Garcia First 'Champion of Consumers' Award

Tallahassee, FL - April 14, 2018, Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis announced Senator Rene Garcia as the first recipient of the “CFO Champion of Consumers” award. This award highlights community…
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LeMoyne Chain of Parks Art Festival 2018

Expect to have a first-class, fun-filled outdoor cultural experience at Chain of Parks Art Festival. View amazing, original and one-of-a-kind works of art in a delightful Southern outdoor setting. En…
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Diaz-Balart Statement on the Passing of Barbara Pierce Bush

WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after the passing of former First Lady Barbara Pierce Bush. “I am heartbroken to hear of the passing of former First…
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Earth Talk: Lithium Batteries

Dear EarthTalk: Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking?   -- M.N. In a world of modern technology, lithium-i…
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Earth Talk: Toxic BPA in cans and storage containers

Dear EarthTalk: Why on earth would cans and other food storage containers contain toxic BPA that can make us sick? Is there any way to avoid it?  M.B. If you like the occasional …
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Chairman Diaz-Balart Opening Statement at U.S. Department of Transportation Hearing with Secretary Chao

WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) delivered the following opening statement during a House Appropriations hearing on the U.S. Department of Transportation’s FY2019 budget request wit…
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Word of South Festival 2018

Schedule of Events: Friday, April 13, 2018 Amphitheater Stage -7:00pm - 11:00pm: Tedeschi Trucks Band  Saturday, April 14, 2018 FIGG Bridge Stage -1:30 PM - 2:15 PM: The Good Little Chickens -…
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Diaz-Balart Statement on Speaker Paul Ryan

WASHINGTON – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after Speaker Paul Ryan announced he would not seek re-election.   “Paul Ryan has dutifully served our Congress and …
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Diaz-Balart Encouraged by USDA Moving Forward on Disaster Relief for Florida Farmers and Growers

MIAMI – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25), a senior member of the House Committee on Appropriations, issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the i…
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Diaz-Balart Secures Additional CDBG Recovery Funds for Florida, Totaling $1.4 Billion

MIAMI – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued an additional allocation of Community Development …
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Diaz-Balart Announces $3.6 Million Grant for New Buses in Miami-Dade County

MIAMI – Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a $3.6 million Competitive Bus and Bus facilities grant for fisca…
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