Lincoln Diaz-Balart

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Lincoln Diaz-Balart, a Republican, represented the 21st District of Florida in the U. S. House of Representatives from 1993 to 2011.

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Record and controversies

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Iraq War

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Environmental record

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Biography

Diaz-Balart was born in Havana,Cuba on August 13, 1954. He is the son of Cuban politician Rafael Diaz-Balart, and a former nephew by marriage of Fidel Castro. He was educated at American School of Madrid, Madrid, Spain, New College of Florida, Cambridge University, and Case Western Reserve University. He was a lawyer and a state legislator before entering the House.

He is active in the Free Cuba movement.[1]

His brother, Mario Diaz-Balart, is also a congressman, representing the 25th district of Florida.

2006 elections

In 2006, the Democrats nominated Frank Gonzalez to face Diaz Balart in his November 2006 bid for reelection. (See U.S. congressional elections in 2006) [2] Diaz Balart retained his seat.

Money in Politics

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Committees and Affiliations

Committees

Committees in the 110th Congress (2007-2008)

Committee assignments in the 109th Congress (2005-2006)

More Background Data

Wikipedia also has an article on Lincoln Diaz-Balart. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

Contact

DC office
  • 1009 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515
    Ph: 202-225-6411 Fax: 202-226-0778
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District offices
  • 8525 Northwest 53rd Terrace, Suite 102 Miami, FL 33166
    Ph: 305-470-8555 Fax: (none entered)
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