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CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin’s more than three decades in Washington have helped him become one of the most powerful Democrats on Capitol Hill. It’s a position he says has helped him reap billions of dollars of federal funds and other benefits for Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says the Department of Justice has set aside $19 million for various justice-system programs in Illinois, including one providing assistance to crime victims and to reduce recidivism rates.
ALTON, Ill. (AP) — Using a southwestern Illinois steel plant as a backdrop, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin lobbied Friday for legislation designed to reward companies that keep their headquarters in the United States.
A few political candidates seeking both state and federal office stopped by the Knox County Fairgrounds last night.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate says there are too many government regulations on the nation’s food supply.