Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Cuban-American member of the US House of Representatives Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R) spoke at a press conference at Miami's International Airport with his brother Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (L) on Feb. 11, 2010.  (Source: Getty Images)

Diaz-Balart Matriarch Passes Away

Hilda Caballero Diaz-Balart, the mother of Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart and former Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart, passed away at her Miami home on Wednesday at the age of 88.

CBS Miami–09/12/2013

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Memorial Mass Held To Honor Cuban Dissident Oswaldo Paya

The life and passion of one of Cuba’s most well known voices of the dissident movement was celebrated Tuesday at a special mass in Miami.

07/24/2012

(Photo by: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Bush Critical Of Norquist’s Anti-Tax Pledge Rigidity

Democrats have placed much of the problem of gridlock in Washington at the feet of Grover Norquist. The Democrats have an unusual ally in their assessment, former President George H.W. Bush.

CBS Miami–07/13/2012

Mitt Romney talked jobs and the economy during a stop at Conchita Foods in Medley.  (Source: CBS4)

Mitt Romney Picks Up Key Endorsements in SF Swing

Republican frontrunner Mitt Romney was is in South Florida Tuesday morning to pick up several key endorsements in his bid for a presidential nomination.

CBS4–11/29/2011

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Barbara Jordan Puts Brakes On Casino Gambling Straw Poll

Miami-Dade Commissioner Barbara Jordan has put the brakes on a proposal that may have put the casino gambling issue on the January ballot.

CBS4–11/23/2011

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Exclusive: Will The Public Vote On Casino Gambling?

The Miami Dade County Commission will consider a proposal Wednesday morning that would place the casino gambling issue on the January ballot.

CBS4–11/22/2011

(Source: CBS4) Lincoln Diaz-Balart (right) speaks at a news conference

Diaz-Balart Retires: Rubio “Tired” Of Cuba Issue

Miami Republican Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart is one of the highest profile voices pressing for a free Cuba.

CBS4–12/20/2010

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