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  1. Grants take aim at homelessness, other housing issues in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A total of $11,780,310 will go to over one dozen Illinois cities. The money is coming from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and its programs, which include Community Development Block Grants, Emergency Solutions Grants and HOME Investment Partnerships.

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  2. Rock Island to receive Federal Grant FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth announced that Northern Illinois communities will receive $4,341,689 in federal grant funding through programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development . Rock Island will receive $1,039,963 from the Community Development Block Grants program which provides annual grants to States and local units of government to develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons.

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  3. Mother's Day Needs to Be Inclusive of Incarcerated Moms, and Here's How You Can HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | Teen Vogue

    ... in 2017 by Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), and co-sponsored by Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Kamala Harris (D-CA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) - encompasses all the language included in state-level Dignity Acts. While policy advocates ...

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  4. Sen. Durbin asks feds to help improve Amtrak speed on Carbondale routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    (Source: The Southern, May 10, 2018) CARBONDALE, Ill. - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin pressed the Federal Railroad Administration Thursday to take a more active role to ensure Amtrak service is on time in Illinois and around the country. Full story: The Southern

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  5. The Thread: Readers Respond to the 4.29.18 IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | The New York Times

    ... the corpus or, more important to advertisers, what that corpus does? The more apt question from Senator Richard Durbin to Mark Zuckerberg would have been not to ask the name of his hotel, but what were the geospatial coordinates of where he slept ...

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  6. Franklin County, IL receives federal funding for vehicles, equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | KFVS12

    U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth and Dick Durbin announced $98,100 in federal funding to assist rural communities in Illinois. Franklin County is on that list.

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  7. Trump Says He'll Exit Iran Nuclear Deal and Reinstate SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | Bloomberg

    ... nuclear weapons program, which threatens our ally, Israel, and destabilizes the entire Middle East," Senator Richard Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, said in a statement. "This is a mistake of historic proportions." Bolton said that Trump's critics ...

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  8. FDA cracks down on teen vaping, - juuling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 6 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday they will take steps to crack down on the sale of e-cigarette products to children and teenagers.

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  9. Senate Dems concerned Ukraine not cooperating with Muellera s Russia probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | Washington Times

    Top Senate Democrats are pushing Ukrainian officials to explain allegations that they're not cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation because they fear President Trump . The three senators - Robert Menendez of New Jersey, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Richard Durbin of Illinois and Patrick Leahy of Vermont - wrote a letter Friday to Ukraine Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko, expressing concern about a recent New York Times report quoting Ukrainian government officials saying its relationship with the U.S. and Trump administration is too valuable to jeopardize in any way.

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  10. Brown demands action to protect American jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | Portsmouth Daily Times

    ... "American tax dollars should support American jobs." Brown joined his colleagues - Senators Bob Casey (D-PA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Jon Tester (D-MT), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), ...

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  11. Celebrate the Lincoln BicentennialRead the original story

    Wednesday May 2 | HistoryNet

    ... New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, as well as author, co-author or editor of 26 books on Lincoln; Senator Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) of Springfield, where Lincoln lived before he headed to the White House; and Representative Ray LaHood (R-Ill.), ...

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  12. Democrats demand Homeland Security hand over documents on immigration chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | Prince George Citizen

    ... can consider Mr. Homan's nomination as soon as possible," Democrats wrote. The letter was spearheaded by Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., the second-ranking Senate Democrat, and signed by 17 other senators. They also questioned whether Homan's acting ...

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  13. Thomas Homan, President Donald Trump's pick to permanently lead the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | SFGate

    ... can consider Mr. Homan's nomination as soon as possible," Democrats wrote. The letter was spearheaded by Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., the second-ranking Senate Democrat, and signed by 17 other senators. They also questioned whether Homan's acting ...

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  14. Democrats demand Homeland Security hand over documents on immigration chiefRead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Mr. Homan's nomination as soon as possible,” Democrats wrote. The letter was spearheaded by Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., the second-ranking Senate Democrat, and signed by 17 other senators. They also questioned whether Homan's acting ... 1 comment

  15. Bill protecting Mueller gets panel's OKRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 26 | Journal Gazette

    ... that the bill was "not necessary," to change his mind. "This is an issue that should come to the floor," Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., said after the vote. "I hope Senator McConnell will consider that possibility." The legislation, the Special ...

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  16. Miller testifies on AFR budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Hilltop Times

    Reserve and Guard component senior leaders testified at the Senate Appropriations Committee's subcommittee on Defense hearing on their FY19 budget issues and requests, April 17. SAC-D Chairman Richard Shelby and Vice Chairman Richard Durbin hosted the hearing to listen to resource challenges from the reserve and guard chiefs. "On any given day around the world 6,500 active Citizen Airmen stationed stateside or deployed, are supporting our nation's defense," said Lt.

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  17. Criticism of Ronny Jackson Highlights Anxiety About Performance-Enhancing DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... which is expected when U.S. officials travel overseas." Several of Tester's Senate colleagues, including Richard Durbin (D-Ill.), John Cornyn (R-Texas), and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), agreed that Jackson's distibution of Ambien and Provigil was perfectly ...

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  18. Senate panel advances bill to protect Mueller from firing, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | SFGate

    ... that the bill was "not necessary," to change his mind. "This is an issue that should come to the floor," Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., said after the vote. "I hope Senator McConnell will consider that possibility." The legislation, the Special ...

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  19. TCS, Infosys hike lobbying spends in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | The Times of India

    ... "For example, Republican Senator Charles Grassley, who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Senator Richard Durbin, the second highest ranking Democrat in the Senate, have co-sponsored a bill to restrict both H-1B and L-1 visas. I don't think ...

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  20. FDA cracks down on sales of Juul, other e-cigarettes to youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | SFGate

    ... to take action against products that appeal to youth. Separately, a group of 11 Democratic senators, led by Richard Durbin of Illinois, complained to Gottlieb and Juul Labs Chief Executive Kevin Burns about youth use of the product. On Tuesday, the ...

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