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Mario Diaz-Balart sidesteps Trump’s vulgarity

The Miami Republican was at the White House Thursday for the meeting on immigration.
Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Miami, at left, watches at President Trump signs the Cuba policy in June 2017. (Associated Press)
Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Miami, at left, watches at President Trump signs the Cuba policy in June 2017. (Associated Press)
Published Jan. 12, 2018

WASHINGTON – Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Miami, was at the White House meeting where President Trump made the "shithole" remark. He did not respond until Friday, on Twitter, and never addressed the slur.