Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart announces he will not seek 10th term in U.S. Congress
Following please find the statement made by Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL) at a press conference held on February 11, 2010, at noon at Florida International University:
“Today I am announcing that I will not seek a tenth term in the United States Congress this November.
On House floor, Diaz-Balart conveys message from Antunez
Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL) took to the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives this evening to speak about his phone conversation early today with Cuban pro-democracy leader, Jorge Luis Garcia Perez “Antunez”. Following please see Congressman Diaz-Balart’s remarks:
This morning I had the privilege of speaking by telephone with one of the most important and respected leaders of the pro-democracy movement inside Cuba, Jorge Luis Garcia Perez “Antunez,” from his house in the town of Placetas in the province of Villa Clara.
I always learn when I speak to Antunez. He conveyed to me some facts that I think need to be known by my colleagues.
Fact: There are not two hu