Diaz-balart, Mario, (brother of Lincoln Diaz-Balart),
a Representative from Florida; born in Fort Lauderdale, Broward
County, Fla., September 25, 1961; attended the University of South Florida,
Tampa, Fla.; marketing executive; member of the Florida state house of
representatives, 1988-1992, 2000-2002; member of the Florida state senate,
1992-2000; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Eighth and to the six
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2003-present).