Senators Seek Prison Time Reduction For Some OffendersBi-partisan compromise reached on criminal justice system reforms
Illinois Senator Durbin: U.S. is Safe From Terrorists With Refugee SurplusDurbin wants to assure Americans who have questions about terrorists slipping into the U.S., the screening process is vigilant.
Durbin Warns Parents to Talk to Kids about Heroin"Most of these people who overdose on heroin started off with the prescription painkillers," Durbin said
Durbin "Stunned" By Hastert IndictmentU.S. Senator from Illinois reacts to scandal involving former House Speaker from Illinois
Durbin Touts Railcar Safety PushAs crude oil shipping increases, U.S. senator wants old tank cars replaced sooner rather than later.
Senate Approves Fast Track BillMcCaskill, Blunt, & Kirk side with President Obama's request, while Durbin opposes
Same-Sex Marriage Could Gain GroundArguments will be heard Tuesday on challenges to same-sex marriage bans in Kentucky, Tennessee, Michigan and Ohio.
Durbin Endorses Challenger in East St. Louis Mayoral RaceU.S. Senator says its time for Alvin Parks to go.
Durbin Says He’s Against 'Right to Work' Laws and Doesn’t Want Them in IllinoisDurbin says if the result of a right-to-work law is reducing pay and preventing employees from collectively bargaining over workplace conditions, the idea “doesn’t do workers any favors.”
Durbin Wins Re-Election To U.S. SenateHigh-ranking Illinois Democrat elected to 4th term
Sen. Durbin: Foreclosure Crisis Still LingeringDemocrat serves up East St. Louis as model city devastated by housing market collapse.
Sen. Durbin Against Sending Troops to Middle EastAs the airstrikes on ISIS continue, there's growing concern of reprisals against the United States and its allies. Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin is reiterating that he is staunchly against sending ground troops into Iraq to fight ISIS.