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With Reelection Assured, Mario Diaz-Balart Gets Two More Years as Key Member of Appropriations...

Democrats had high hopes for Mary Barzee Flores when she ran against Diaz-Balart in 2018 but, despite the GOP facing a bad election cycle at the national level, the Republican incumbent carried more than 62 percent of the vote and won another term.

FDACS Advises Businesses, Consumers on Food Safety and Sanitizing for COVID-19

On Tuesday, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ (FDACS) Division of Food Safety provided guidance to Florida food establishments on best practices to reduce the spread of coronavirus COVID-19.

FDACS Offers Tips to Avoid Credit Card Skimmers and Coronavirus When Pumping Gas

This week, Florida Deputy Commissioner of Consumer Affairs Mary Barzee Flores from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs (FDACS), had a media event to highlight National Consumer Protection Week and share tips on staying safe at the gas pump, from avoiding credit card skimmers to mitigating the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Nikki Fried, FDACS Mark National Consumer Protection Week

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) and Commissioner Nikki Fried are raising awareness of consumer fraud, scams, and abuse during National Consumer Protection Week.

Mario Diaz-Balart Remains Top Republican on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations

The South Florida Republican led that subcommittee from 2015 until the Democrats took over the House at the start of this year. 

Nikki Fried Taps NRA-Foe Mary Barzee Flores to Oversee Concealed Weapons Permits

During her congressional campaign--which she lost by more than 20 percent--Barzee Flores stressed her support of gun control and opposition to the National Rifle Association (NRA). 

Mario Diaz-Balart Secures $4.35 Million to Help Florida Agriculture

On Thursday, Diaz-Balart said that the Agriculture Department was sending the funds to the Sunshine State through its Specialty Crop Block Grant program.

Elizabeth Warren Continues to Focus on Florida

Warren praised the Florida Democrats for focusing on all 67 counties in the Sunshine State and insisted the races “will have massive ramifications nationally.”

Mario Diaz-Balart Gets Almost $2 Million in FEMA Funds for Miami Springs

Those funds represent 90 percent of the $2.15 million used to clean up debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma a year ago. 
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Mario Diaz-Balart Gets $11.3 Million from DOT for Miami International Airport

Diaz-Balart announced the federal funds coming to South Florida at the end of last week.
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