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Dick Durbin's Public Statements

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Loretta; 3 Children: Christine (deceased), Paul, Jennifer
Birth Date: 11/21/1944
Birth Place: East Saint Louis, IL
Home City: Springfield, IL
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to Zhang Yesui, Ambassador to the United States of the People's Republic of China
Aug. 2, 2012 Dodd-Frank Anniversary
Aug. 2, 2012 LIBOR
Aug. 2, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
Aug. 2, 2012 Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Durkin Nomination for Illinois Northern District
Aug. 2, 2012 Drought
Aug. 2, 2012 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Aug. 1, 2012 Request for Agricultural Disaster Declaration Approved for Additional 50 Counties
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
Aug. 1, 2012 Senators Testify in Favor of Marketplace Fairness Act
Aug. 1, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee - Marketplace Fairness: Leveling the Playing Field for Small Businesses
July 31, 2012 Durbin and BOP Director Discuss Importance of Thomson Prison to Relieve Overcrowding and Create 1,100 New Jobs in Illinois
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Continued
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Next Frontier in High-Performance Computing to Usher in New Chapter in Scientific Discovery
July 30, 2012 Executive Session
July 29, 2012 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
July 27, 2012 Durbin Introduces Bill to Crack Down on Excessive Interest Rates and Fees
July 27, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Frank Wolf, U.S. House of Representatives
July 26, 2012 Senators Seek Answers from DNI on How Many of Americans' Communications Have Been Monitored
July 26, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Appropriations
July 26, 2012 19th International AIDS Conference
July 26, 2012 Cybersecurity Act--Motion to Proceed
July 26, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bus and Joint Resolutions
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