Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart

Representative from Florida’s 25th District, Republican

Diaz-Balart, a Republican, has been the representative for Florida's 25th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Florida's 21st congressional district (2011-2012); and the representative for Florida's 25th congressional district (2003-2010).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Diaz-Balart has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Diaz-Balart is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Diaz-Balart for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Mario Diaz-Balart sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Diaz-Balart sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (43%) Emergency Management (29%) Economics and Public Finance (29%)

Recent Bills

Some of Diaz-Balart’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Jul 2016, Diaz-Balart missed 447 of 9,957 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 93 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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