CHICAGO (WLS) -- After 38 years in Congress and the last 24 in the Senate, Dick Durbin is asking voters for another six-year term. The Illinois senator is . WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) introduced the Safe Food Act of , which would create a single, independent food safety agency. Currently, food safety oversight is split up among 15 different federal agencies that administer at least 30 laws to regulate food safety.
Feb 04, · Illinois’ senior U.S. senator, Dick Durbin, will officially take the gavel as chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee as a result of a power-sharing agreement reached Wednesday between. Now more than ever, Congress must come together to address the threat of domestic terrorism. In the wake of Wednesday's attack on the Capitol, Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin plans to reintroduce the Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act.
Senator Durbin is the first Illinois Senator in more than a quarter century to serve on the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee, a position that allows him to advocate for federal priorities important to Illinois. Nov 03, · Sen. Dick Durbin Wins Again In A Race That Could Help Determine The Fate Of Congress. Democrat Dick Durbin won reelection as his party seeks to wrest control of the Senate and hold on to two key.
Jan 17, · Senate Democratic Whip, Dick Durbin (Ill.) said Sunday that he is not going to whip votes in his caucus in favor convicting President Trump in his upcoming impeachment trial. Aug 10, · On Friday, Senator Dick Durbin, Durbin’s bill is the 10th carbon pricing bill proposed in Congress since — and four of them have had bipartisan sponsorship. Still, most Republicans.