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New York Daily News
Democrats, GOP hold out hope for ending government shutdownagrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hou
New York Daily News / Posted 2 minutes ago
agrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hours calls back and pulls the plug?" said Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., on ABC's "This Week." Five Republicans were among the senators who voted Friday night against a... Read more
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Breitbart
Chuck Todd to Tom Cotton: You Accused Dick Durbin and Lindsey Graham of Being a LiarsTrump did not call some counties “shitholes.” Thus, Todd accused Cotton of cal
Breitbart / Posted 7 minutes ago
Trump did not call some counties “shitholes.” Thus, Todd accused Cotton of calling Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) “liars.” Partial transcript as follows: TODD: I’ve got to ask you about the infamous meeting of ten days... Read more
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The Washington Times
Trump ad says Democratic foes will be ‘complicit’ in murders by illegal immigrantsof insanity. “It’s pure evil,” the ad says over a shot of Bracamontes smiling
The Washington Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
of insanity. “It’s pure evil,” the ad says over a shot of Bracamontes smiling in court. The ad also shows photos of several top Democrats: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, and Sen. Dick Durbin of Illin... Read more
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Al.com
'Ridiculous on both sides': Government shutdown continues; so do negotiationsagrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hou
Al.com / Posted 16 minutes ago
agrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hours calls back and pulls the plug?" said Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., on ABC's "This Week." Five Republicans were among the senators who voted Friday night against a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Democrats, GOP hold out hope for ending government shutdownagrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hou
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 minutes ago
agrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hours calls back and pulls the plug?” said Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., on ABC’s “This Week.” Five Republicans were among the senators who voted Friday night against a... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Ridiculous on both sides': Government shutdown continues; so do negotiationsagrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hou
Staten Island Advance / Posted 27 minutes ago
agrees face-to-face to move forward with a certain path and then within two hours calls back and pulls the plug?" said Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., on ABC's "This Week." Five Republicans were among the senators who voted Friday night against a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sen. Sanders to GOP: Talk immigration with Demschanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 51 minutes ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump suggests ‘nuclear option’ in Senate to end shutdownthe rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes fro
Boston Globe / Posted 53 minutes ago
the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois said that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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New York Daily News
Sen. Sanders to GOP: Talk immigration with Demschanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
New York Daily News / Posted an hour ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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FOX Business
VP to troops: 'You deserve better' than shutdownchanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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FOX Business
VP to troops: 'You deserve better' than shutdownchanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Sen. Sanders to GOP: Talk immigration with Demschanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
Dayton Daily News / Posted an hour ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mulvaney defends self from charges of hypocrisychanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted an hour ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mulvaney defends self from charges of hypocrisychanging the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted an hour ago
changing the rules in the Senate to make it easier to pass legislation without votes from Democrats. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. The shutdown is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics needs more people like President TrumpThere is a history of Sen. Dick Durbin fabricating stories about Republicans; n
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
There is a history of Sen. Dick Durbin fabricating stories about Republicans; nevertheless, two senators, David Perdue and Tom Cotton, along with Homeland Security Secretary Kirsten Nielsen, who attended the meeting, all agree that the president did... Read more
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Boston Herald
Shattuck: Dem street fighting meets match in Trumptactics against him all week, attempting to kneecap the president in the lead-u
Boston Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
tactics against him all week, attempting to kneecap the president in the lead-up to the shutdown. First they sent in Sen. Dick Durbin to blow up the DACA talks by tattling on the president — like a 3-year-old — for his mean language. Apparently... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump Releases New Ad: Democrats ‘Complicit in Every Murder Committed by Illegal Immigrants’every murder committed by illegal immigrants,” the ad states as images of House
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
every murder committed by illegal immigrants,” the ad states as images of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) flash across the screen. “President Trump will fix our... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
McConnell Threatens Early Monday Morning Vote: Shutdown UpdateFriday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an imm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Friday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an immigration proposal by Graham and Democrat Dick Durbin was a possible "rallying point," adding that lawmakers are looking at a variety of issues and legislative... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: One year later...a McCoy or a '90s rapper, running beefs with Mitch Connell, Elizabeth Warren, B
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
a McCoy or a '90s rapper, running beefs with Mitch Connell, Elizabeth Warren, Bob Corker, Jeff Flake, Jeff Sessions, Dick Durbin, Colin Kaepernick, James Comey, Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, CNN, The New York Times and reality, to name... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Patrick J. Buchanan: Trump: In immigration debate, race matterscannot believe ... any president has ever spoken the words that I ... heard our
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
cannot believe ... any president has ever spoken the words that I ... heard our president speak yesterday." So wailed Sen. Dick Durbin after departing the White House. And what caused the minority leader to almost faint dead away? Trump called... Read more
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Breitbart
Tom Cotton: Trump Has Not ‘Shifted’ on Immigration, Dems Spinning to ‘Cover Extreme Open Borders Views’Breitbart News reported, the amnesty plan by the “Gang of Six,” — which include
Breitbart / Posted 15 hours ago
Breitbart News reported, the amnesty plan by the “Gang of Six,” — which includes Flake, Graham, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO), Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO), and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) — would give a... Read more
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Canberra Times
US government shutdown begins as budget talks falter in senateabout this great nation and the frustration they have with our political system
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
about this great nation and the frustration they have with our political system and those of us in political life," Senator Dick Durbin, the No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, said in a speech on the Senate floor. Around the country, state and local... Read more
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Canberra Times
Trump blames Democrats for government shutdownwalked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican S
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
walked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin reached a bipartisan proposal on immigration. They believed Trump had signalled he would support it. But in a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Despite shutdown, Lindsey Graham cuts deal that could end impassehis position on social media: He interrupted a live television broadcast to tak
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
his position on social media: He interrupted a live television broadcast to take a call from Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., with whom he’d been working on immigration legislation. He said he’d call him back. Any efforts at... Read more
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The Middletown Press
McConnell Threatens Early Monday Morning Vote: Shutdown UpdateFriday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an imm
The Middletown Press / Posted 15 hours ago
Friday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an immigration proposal by Graham and Democrat Dick Durbin was a possible "rallying point," adding that lawmakers are looking at a variety of issues and legislative... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis: Democrats 'are the ones who shut down the government'to seek to break the impasse Saturday. Davis and other members of Illinois’ co
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
to seek to break the impasse Saturday. Davis and other members of Illinois’ congressional delegation charged that Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, both Democrats, were leading an effort to block a Senate vote. “We already passed our... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows(AP) Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" White House
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 16 hours ago
(AP) Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" White House legislative director Marc Short; Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.; Reps. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., and Mark Meadows, R-N.C. NBC's "Meet the Press" Short; Sens. Tom Cotton, R-Ark.,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Schumer: 'Negotiating with President Trump is like negotiating with Jell-O'wheels' Associated Press/Evan VucciSchumer was referring to a bipartisan deal
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
wheels' Associated Press/Evan VucciSchumer was referring to a bipartisan deal on immigration measures spearheaded by Sen. Dick Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican. The lawmakers said Trump had... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
House GOP Said to Hint at Possible Weekend Deal: Shutdown UpdateFriday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an imm
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
Friday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an immigration proposal by Graham and Democrat Dick Durbin was a possible "rallying point," adding that lawmakers are looking at a variety of issues and legislative... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Guest lineups: Sunday morning TV news shows for Jan. 21to change without notice): Meet the Press: White House legislative director Ma
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
to change without notice): Meet the Press: White House legislative director Marc Short; Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark.; Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill. NBC, Ch. 2, 9 a.m. State of the Union: White House budget director Mick Mulvaney; Sen. Bernie Sanders,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Schumer: 'Negotiating with President Trump is like negotiating with Jell-O'wheels' Associated Press/Evan VucciSchumer was referring to a bipartisan deal
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
wheels' Associated Press/Evan VucciSchumer was referring to a bipartisan deal on immigration measures spearheaded by Sen. Dick Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican. The lawmakers said Trump had... Read more
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Connecticut Post
House GOP Said to Hint at Possible Weekend Deal: Shutdown UpdateFriday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an imm
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
Friday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an immigration proposal by Graham and Democrat Dick Durbin was a possible "rallying point," adding that lawmakers are looking at a variety of issues and legislative... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
House GOP Said to Hint at Possible Weekend Deal: Shutdown UpdateFriday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an imm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
Friday, would say what members in the room were looking at. Manchin said an immigration proposal by Graham and Democrat Dick Durbin was a possible "rallying point," adding that lawmakers are looking at a variety of issues and legislative... Read more
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Business Insider
Schumer: 'Negotiating with President Trump is like negotiating with Jell-O'Press/Evan Vucci Schumer was referring to a bipartisan deal on immigration mea
Business Insider / Posted 18 hours ago
Press/Evan Vucci Schumer was referring to a bipartisan deal on immigration measures spearheaded by Sen. Dick Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican. The lawmakers said Trump had... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows(AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — White H
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 hours ago
(AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — White House legislative director Marc Short; Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.; Reps. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., and Mark Meadows, R-N.C. NBC's "Meet the Press" — Short; Sens. Tom... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Federal budget stand-offoperations. But most federal workers wouldn't be paid. The Finger-pointing Pl
McDonough County Voice / Posted 18 hours ago
operations. But most federal workers wouldn't be paid. The Finger-pointing Placing blame on Illinois Democrat Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth for their filibuster threat, Republican Congressmen Rodney Davis (IL-13), John Shimkus... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis blames Dems for shutdownto break an impasse Saturday. Davis and other members of the Illinois Congress
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
to break an impasse Saturday. Davis and other members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation charged that Illinois Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, both Democrats, were leading an effort to block a Senate vote. “We already passed our... Read more
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Daily Journal
Blame game: Congress reconvenes with no solution in sight to end shutdownweek that he wanted a "bill of love" to help the DREAMers, but then rejected a
Daily Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
week that he wanted a "bill of love" to help the DREAMers, but then rejected a bi-partisan deal proposed by Graham, Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and four other senators. On Saturday morning, House Republicans said they would stop negotiations with... Read more
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Daily Record
Blame game: Congress reconvenes with no solution in sight to end shutdownweek that he wanted a "bill of love" to help the DREAMers, but then rejected a
Daily Record / Posted 20 hours ago
week that he wanted a "bill of love" to help the DREAMers, but then rejected a bi-partisan deal proposed by Graham, Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and four other senators. On Saturday morning, House Republicans said they would stop negotiations with... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Blame game: Congress reconvenes with no solution in sight to end shutdownweek that he wanted a "bill of love" to help the DREAMers, but then rejected a
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
week that he wanted a "bill of love" to help the DREAMers, but then rejected a bi-partisan deal proposed by Graham, Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and four other senators. On Saturday morning, House Republicans said they would stop negotiations with... Read more
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ABC News
Inside the Trump-Schumer talks leading up to the government shutdownthe White House had requested for border security -- above the amount included
ABC News / Posted 22 hours ago
the White House had requested for border security -- above the amount included in the DACA proposal worked out by Senators Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. To give time to work out a deal, Schumer suggested Congress pass a... Read more
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Breitbart
Lou Barletta: Dems Put Illegal Immigrants over American Citizens with Schumer’s Shutdowninterests of illegal aliens ahead of American citizens. On Friday evening, Sen
Breitbart / Posted 23 hours ago
interests of illegal aliens ahead of American citizens. On Friday evening, Senate Democrats, including Schumer and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), along with well as Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ), voted against a spending bill... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Government shuts down as lawmakers still searching for a dealmade good progress and will continue." Schumer then met with House Minority Le
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
made good progress and will continue." Schumer then met with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin in his office. "I think the leader made a statement that progress had been made but much more needs to be done,"... Read more
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Breitbart
Pat Caddell on Shutdown: Democrats Have ‘Lost Control of Their Base’the two as “more for amnesty than even some Democrats.” Last week’s DACA-theme
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
the two as “more for amnesty than even some Democrats.” Last week’s DACA-themed amnesty proposal pushed by Graham and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), said Caddell, was “obnoxious.” “What did they think Lindsey Graham was going to do?” asked Caddell... Read more
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WA Today
Trump blames Democrats for government shutdownwalked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican S
WA Today / Posted yesterday
walked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin reached a bipartisan proposal on immigration. They believed Trump had signalled he would support it. But in a... Read more
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The Age
Trump blames Democrats for government shutdownwalked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican S
The Age / Posted yesterday
walked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin reached a bipartisan proposal on immigration. They believed Trump had signalled he would support it. But in a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Trump blames Democrats for government shutdownwalked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican S
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
walked away. That stand-off lasted until earlier this month, when Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin reached a bipartisan proposal on immigration. They believed Trump had signalled he would support it. But in a... Read more
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Asian journal
Are Filipinos racists like Trump?Haiti — all predominantly populated by blacks — as “shithole countries.” While
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
Haiti — all predominantly populated by blacks — as “shithole countries.” While Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Republican, and Sen. Dick Durbin, a Democrat, have confirmed that Trump did make the racist remarks at a bipartisan meeting in the White House to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Government shuts down as lawmakers still searching for a dealmade good progress and will continue." Schumer then met with House Minority Le
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
made good progress and will continue." Schumer then met with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin in his office. "I think the leader made a statement that progress had been made but much more needs to be done,"... Read more
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WA Today
US government shutdown begins as budget talks falter in senateabout this great nation and the frustration they have with our political system
WA Today / Posted yesterday
about this great nation and the frustration they have with our political system and those of us in political life," Senator Dick Durbin, the No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, said in a speech on the Senate floor. Around the country, state and local... Read more
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