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U.S. Senator Dick Durbin 5-11-21

Your browser does not support the audio element. Dave Gentry and CW Greer talk to U.S. Senator Dick Durbin about electric car manufacturing in downstate Illinois, cyber attacks, and more.
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Dick Durbin cautions against splitting up Biden infrastructure plan

Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin is cautioning Democrats against splitting President Biden’s mammoth infrastructure package into smaller parts, as some in the party have been urging. Speaking to reporters in the Capitol on Monday, Durbin (D-Ill.) made the remarks amid a flurry of discussion among other members of his party...
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Dick Durbin Praises George W. Bush: ‘Bless You’ for Amnesty Op-Ed

The Senate Democrats’ leading advocate for amnesty and immigration, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), is endorsing the pro-amnesty push underway by former President George W. Bush. “Bless you, George W. Bush, for saying what you did,” said Durbin, who has a long history of supporting migration into the United States, regardless of the damage done to Americans’ wages, housing costs, and civic stability.
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Dick Durbin speaks to Decatur, Macon County leaders about transportation priorities

April 9, 2021 – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) spoke today with Decatur and Macon County leaders to discuss local transportation priorities ahead of a federal infrastructure bill. President Biden’s recently announced American Jobs Plan is centered on a more than $600 billion investment in traditional transportation infrastructure including $115 billion for roads and bridges, $80 billion for rail, $85 billion for transit, and $25 billion for airports.
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Dick Durbin, No. 2 Senate Dem, comes out in favor of filibuster reform

Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin has come out in favor of reforming the filibuster, calling it a “weapon of mass obstruction,” as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer reveals that “everything is on the table” to achieve the Democrats’ legislative goals. Speaking Monday from the Senate floor, Durbin (D-Ill.) called on...