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Dick Durbin's Public Statements on Issue: Labor Unions

Full Name: Richard 'Dick' J. Durbin
Office: U.S. Senate (IL) - Sr, Democratic Assistant Majority Leader (Majority Whip)
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Loretta; 3 Children: Christine (deceased), Paul, Jennifer; 3 Grandchildren: Alex, Ona, Floyd
Birth Date: 11/21/1944
Birth Place: East Saint Louis, IL
Home City: East St. Louis, IL
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 14, 2014 Durbin Announces Futuregen 2.0 Labor Agreement
April 23, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011--Motion to Proceed
Aug. 12, 2011 Paris Beacon News - Durbin in Paris to Show that "Gov't. Works"
May 16, 2011 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education
March 10, 2011 Durbin Meets with Quad Cities Chamber and Labor Leaders to Discuss Regional Priorities
Nov. 16, 2010 Durbin Statement on Agreement Between Florida Tomato Workers and the Florida Tomato Industry
July 27, 2010 Disclose Act
July 6, 2010 Letter to Leo Gerard, President of United Steelworkers and David Cote, CEO of Honeywell International
Feb. 9, 2010 Executive Session
May 20, 2009 Durbin: Chrysler's Difficult Decision Will Bring Belvidere Plant Back Online
May 6, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Edward Kennedy, Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance
April 29, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Edward Kennedy, Chairman, Senate Committee On Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committee On Finance
April 25, 2008 Letter to Elaine Chao, Secretary of the Department of Labor, Re: National Emergency Grant Funds for Former Airline Employees
April 10, 2008 Durbin Statement on Passage of Housing Stimulus Package
April 4, 2008 Letter to Elaine Chao, U.S. Department of Labor, Re: Assistance for Fired ATA Employees
April 3, 2008 Letter to Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Labor, HHS and Education, Appropriations Subcommittee, Re: Greater Support for Career and Technical Education
March 13, 2008 Members of Congress, AFL-CIO, RFK Center Back Petition Drive for Florida Farm Workers
Feb. 28, 2008 Durbin: Democrats Will Not Give up on America Homeowners
Feb. 18, 2008 Durbin Bill to Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure Set for Debate in Senate
Feb. 15, 2008 Durbin Bill Would Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure
Jan. 22, 2008 Senate Gridlock and Economic Stimulus
Jan. 18, 2008 Durbin Comments On Tentative Agreement Between Labor And Amtrak
Dec. 14, 2007 Durbin: Passage Of FHA Bill Will Help Families At Risk Of Losing Homes
Nov. 14, 2007 New Report Underscores Need for Durbin Mortgage Foreclosure Bill
Oct. 23, 2007 Departments of Labor , Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
Oct. 3, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 25, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 15, 2007 The Chicago Sun Times - Tax Loophole Hurts Misclassified Workers
Sept. 13, 2007 Durbin, Obama, Kennedy, Murray Fight Against Misclassification of Workers
June 22, 2007 Employee Free Choice Act
June 19, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, Secretary of the United States Department of Labor
June 5, 2007 Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007
May 16, 2007 Water Resources Development Act of 2007
May 8, 2007 Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments of 2007--Continued
March 22, 2007 Durbin Pushes Legislation to Avent Additional Shortage of Nurses
March 22, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 20, 2007 Durbin, Specter, Tierney Introduce Bills to Reform Financing of Congressional Elections
Sept. 5, 2006 Letter to U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao
June 28, 2006 Executive Session
June 23, 2006 Obama, Durbin Announce Department of Labor will Help Displaced Maytag Workers if Herrin Plant Closes
June 13, 2006 Opposition to the Nomination of Richard Stickler
May 17, 2006 Durbin, Obama and Arkansas Senators Ask Department of Labor to Help Displaced Maytag Workers
Jan. 11, 2006 Senator Rockefeller and Bipartisan Group of Senators Call for Series of Hearings on Coal Mine Safety
Dec. 21, 2005 Making Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education--Conference Report--Resumed
Nov. 18, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2006
Oct. 27, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 26, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations, Act, 2006
Oct. 26, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 25, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 25, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006--Continued
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