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Senator Dick Durbin
Serving the people of Illinois. Democratic Whip.
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Senator Dick Durbin 4h
That stuff has more in common with cheese and crackers than it does with real pizza. Deep dish pizza.
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Senator Dick Durbin 7h
Every Illinois mother deserves an award for the work they do every day for families across our state. Today, I got to meet one of the best: Mary Beth, from Rochester, who was selected by as the Illinois mother of the year for her work in the community.
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Post Opinions 13h
ICE has become Trump’s personal bullying squad by
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Here’s map of the ponds in Illinois. We have to push the EPA to water and not remove protections.
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Senator Dick Durbin 9h
The is trying to gut protections against dirty waste. Utilities must continue to test the water near their toxic coal ash dumps to make sure hazardous chemicals don't leak into drinking water. Tell the EPA to :
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Senator Dick Durbin 10h
. has done the industry's bidding since his first day in office. Today, Illinoisans are among those testifying against his planned rollbacks on clean water protections against . RT to !
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Senator Dick Durbin 10h
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The FDA should immediately use its existing authority to remove any JUUL flavors—like their kid-popular mango flavor—that are currently on the market in violation of regulations.
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Senator Dick Durbin 10h
By taking one look at a JUUL advertisement, it’s abundantly clear they have dusted off Big Tobacco’s old marketing playbook and are obviously trying to market their products to our children and teens. I’m pleased the FDA agrees with me that we have to do more.
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Senator Dick Durbin 11h
Let's remember we have to remain vigilant in protecting these magnificent lands – like - for future generations to enjoy.
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Senator Dick Durbin 11h
Join me and in celebrating ! Illinois is proud to be home of Pullman National Monument, a historic community and urban landmark on Chicago’s Southside representing a legacy of labor and civil rights.
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Senator Bob Menendez Apr 23
Voting against Pompeo is not obstructing anything. We've actually moved very quickly on our constitutional obligation to vote on nominees, but of 172 Senate-confirmed positions at State & USAID, the Admin hasn't bothered to nominate anyone for 77 of those. For example...
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
Shocked and saddened by the news in Toronto today, my heart is with the victims and their loved ones.
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
As high school seniors make decisions on their educational futures, they have to know the risks associated with colleges. I'm asking our educators to help inform students now so they don't end up with a lifetime of student debt and despair:
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
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Republicans are continuing their efforts with their new proposal. They are taking feedback through today at 5pm. Anyone can comment on the proposal by visiting this link and filling out the form.
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
Health insurance that doesn’t cover prescription drug costs, maternity care, or basic health screenings? That doesn’t accept people with pre-ex conditions? And leads to higher costs for older Americans? Those are – higher costs, worse coverage, and discrimination.
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
FCC Chair should read this story as he considers the mega-merger between Sinclair and Tribune. Sinclair’s actions in local television newsrooms demonstrate how troubling it could be to give them access to over 72% of American households.
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
Law enforcement asks Congress to support my bipartisan criminal justice reform bill because modernizing outdated and ineffective drug sentencing laws will make our communities safer.
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 23
From : "The Trump administration’s arrogant crusade against ‘sanctuary’ jurisdictions”
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 22
We all inhabit this same pale blue dot. It's our duty, especially to our kids and grandkids, to protect it. .
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Senator Dick Durbin Apr 20
The allegations presented by about Allegiant Air's safety record raise serious questions. The airline services six Illinois locations, and Illinoisans deserve answers. and I wrote to Allegiant’s CEO. Read the letter here:
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