Category Archives: Dick Durbin

When Democrats Would Not Back Same-Sex Marriage

It wasn’t long ago that both Democrats and Republicans opposed same-sex marriage. In the video below, Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin, then New York Sen. Hillary Clinton and Nevada Sen. Harry Reid expressed their unwaverable support that marriage is between a … Continue reading

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Mitch McConnell Filibusters His Own Bill

As Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin said, this may be the first time that a senator has filibustered his own bill. TPM explained the political gymnastics performed by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) wanted to … Continue reading

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Senator Durbin Suggests DREAM Act may bring a Future President

Perhaps Illinois Senator Dick Durbin has never heard of the birther controversy, especially the part about a “natural born citizen.” Surprising, to say the least, that Durbin would make a gaffe like this. He even did it with a prepared … Continue reading

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Candidate Sauerberg Suggests That Senator Durbin “Hates” America

Politics is a nasty business and always has been. This is clearly the case in Illinois. Democratic Senator Dick Durbin is definitely liberal. He represents Illinois, which in the last four presidential elections has voted blue. Maybe this is why … Continue reading

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