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Senator Dick Durbin
Serving the people of Illinois. Democratic Whip.
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It's sad how much this doesn't surprise me. Shameless
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Suzanne Akhras Nov 18
. visiting in to learn more about the and he visited with volunteers
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Russia launched a cyber war against our election. They attacked our democracy. We need to be honest about what's at stake, not joke about it.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Less than a month left to sign up for your 2018 individual market health insurance – plans may be more affordable than you think. this weekend
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
I’ve introduced legislation to ensure the FBI focuses on the real domestic terrorism threat – violent white supremacists.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @POTUS
I am not opposed to a more flexible standard. But it shouldn’t be a double standard for Democratic vs. Republican nominees.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @POTUS
Senate Republicans blocked Obama nominees who had used marijuana after passing the bar. Now they want a more flexible standard for Trump nominees.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @POTUS
That’s not all. Yesterday I said Senate Republicans should be honest and transparent about their effort to change the rules on judicial nominees’ past drug use.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @POTUS
Senate Republicans have decided to give Trump nominees hearings over the objection of home state Senators. A big giveaway to .
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @SenatorDurbin
That’s the 100-year-old Senate blue slip tradition, which was respected throughout the Obama Administration. Senate Republicans used blue slips to block 18 qualified Obama nominations.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @SenatorDurbin
In March 2009, all Republican Senators wrote to President Obama and insisted that they get to approve nominees from their home states.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Senate Republicans are abandoning their own standards to try to ram through President Trump’s extreme judicial nominees.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Best wishes to civil rights icon in his battle with Parkinson’s disease.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @FCC
This decision by also paves the way for the Sinclair – Tribune mega–merger. Simply put, this is bad news for America.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @FCC
What does this mean? Now, corporate agendas will drive your local news instead of the issues & concerns most important to your community.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Yesterday the made it easier for big media companies to buy your local newspapers and television stations.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Republicans: The American people don't like your tax plan. They don't like . And they don’t want to see their costs rise. Just give it up already.
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SPLC Nov 17
Yesterday introduced new legislation addressing the growing threat of white supremacist groups and domestic extremists.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Replying to @SenatorDurbin
Their cowardly decisions, including a ban on political opposition and robbing Cambodians of the right to democratically choose their own leaders, must be reserved.
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Senator Dick Durbin Nov 17
Last night, the Senate passed a bipartisan resolution condemning Prime Minister Hun Sen and his cronies for undermining Cambodian democracy.
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