23.10.2012 [Wired (blog)] - Left to right: Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, U.S. Senator Richard Durbin and Federal Railroad Administrator Joseph Szabo. Photo: U.S. Department of Transportation. Last Friday, a train ran at 111 MPH on a 15-mile section of track between St. Louis and
15.11.2012 [PBS NewsHour] - Senator Durbin, the president said today his only mandate is to reach out and serve the middle class. What does that mean? SEN. RICHARD DURBIN, D-Ill.: Well, I think the president made it clear during his campaign. We want to provide protection, so
19.11.2012 [Businessweek] - Senator Richard Durbin, an Illinois Democrat who is assistant majority leader, said on the CNN program that he senses a greater willingness by Republicans to work out a deal. “We're not going to solve this by asking the wealthiest to pay their fair
23.10.2012 [PBS NewsHour] - RICHARD DURBIN: We have now put enough pressure on Iran with the sanctions regime so they won't develop a nuclear weapon, that they want to sit down and talk. JEFFREY BROWN: Republicans like South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham argues it will
Richard Joseph "Dick" Durbin (born November 21, 1944) is the senior United States Senator from Illinois, in office since 1997. He has been the Senate Majority Whip, the second highest position in the Democratic Party leadership in the Senate, since 2007.
07.11.2012 [Lexology (registration)] - U.S. Senators Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) have for the third time this year challenged the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) “to take immediate action” to address public concerns about energy drinks. In their October 26
01.11.2012 [eNews Park Forest] - ... bad for you', for example mutations in regions that regulate genes are likely to be 'bad news' – possibly doing something dramatic to how cells behave,' said Dr Richard Durbin from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, co-chair of the 1000 Genomes
19.11.2012 [Ball State Daily News] - Richard Durbin of Illinois and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut went to the Senate floor Thursday to complain about the lack of FDA oversight of energy drinks. “For God's sake, these are on sale to kids throughout America,” Durbin said. The New York
18.11.2012 [Memphis Commercial Appeal] - The Senate's third-ranking Democrat, Richard Durbin of Illinois, said at a news conference last week that entitlements aren't on the table as conferees approach the Jan. 2 tax-and-spending deadlines. Wicker said Republicans want to be conciliatory and
18.11.2012 [Bloomberg] - Senator Richard Durbin, an Illinois Democrat who is assistant majority leader, said on the CNN program that he senses a greater willingness by Republicans to work out a deal. “We're not going to solve this by asking the wealthiest to pay their fair
18.11.2012 [CBS News] - Richard Durbin, D-Ill., however, said ongoing Republican finger-pointing at Rice is misguided and political. He said McCain is holding Rice to an "entirely different standard" than he held President George W. Bush's Secretary of State nominee
21.10.2012 [Yahoo! News (blog)] - Senator Richard Durbin charged that Darrell Issa, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, had politicized the Benghazi events during a presidential election campaign, in particular by releasing sensitive papers with the names
10.11.2012 [Progress Illinois] - Richard Durbin. Headed by a coalition of community groups called Make Wall Street Pay Illinois, nearly 50 protesters stood in front of the John C. Kluczynski Federal Building Thursday to call on the prominent Democrat to find a solution to the
29.10.2012 [kypost.com] - Dems, GOP hold Catholic-themed local events. Sen. Richard Durbin_20100921154317_JPG. WASHINGTON - SEPTEMBER 21: Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL) (R) and Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) (L), participate in a news conference before the vote for cloture
18.11.2012 [Natchez Democrat] - In addition to Blunt and Harkin, senators who signed the letter on Friday included Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Chuck Grassley of Iowa, David Vitter and Mary Landrieu of Louisiana, Richard Durbin and Mark Kirk of Illinois, Lamar Alexander of Tennessee
14.11.2012 [Fort Worth Star Telegram] - Richard Durbin of Illinois, the Senate's No. 2 Democrat, told McClatchy. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin, D-Mich., who agreed to Obama's request to delay Allen's nomination hearing, which had been set for Thursday, also said he was
15.11.2012 [The Grio] - Richard Durbin of Illinois, long a close ally of Obama. Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick could be the next head of the Department of Justice, although he would replace Attorney General Eric Holder, who is perhaps Obama's closest friend in the cabinet.
06.11.2012 [The Beverly Hills Courier] - Clinton has not been alone in her support of Tymoshenko. Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL) has also called for the release of Tymoshenko and urged sanctions agains the Ukranian officials who took part in her conviction. Durbin is considered a moving force
12.11.2012 [LifeHealthPro] - Image: Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., center, flanked Rep. Judy Biggert, R-Ill., right, and Rep. Melissa Bean, D-Ill. discusses the next steps on the proposed Canadian National purchase of the Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 on
01.11.2012 [Monthly Review] - ... received hundreds of billions (and access to trillions) in bailouts, while not a single executive went to prison.10 In 2009 alone the financial sector had seventy former members of Congress lobbying on its behalf.11 As Senator Richard Durbin
02.11.2012 [Progress Illinois] - Richard Durbin and organized labor. Reyes says he is not concerned about being a spoiler in the race and taking away votes from Bustos. “I'm running because I believe the people of the district deserve better,” Reyes said. “I say it constantly that
24.10.2012 [Daily Northwestern] - SimpleHx's proposal has been backed by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, U.S. Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.). To help develop his plan, Abbo reached out to Kellogg students for their business backgrounds. He worked with Coe
24.10.2012 [BevNET.com] - The lawsuit comes at a time when energy drinks are receiving increased scrutiny from media and government officials; currently, Monster is being sued over the death of a 14 year-old girl and Senator Richard Durbin has prodded the FDA to further clarify
24.07.2012 More than a month ago, President Obama announced a major program offering undocumented immigrant youth who would qualify for relief under the DREAM Act the chance to apply for “deferred action,” protecting them ...
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29.10.2012 Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Richard Durbin of Illinois asked the FDA to identify and recommend solutions to perceived weaknesses the lawmakers claim allow energy drink manufacturers to avoid oversight and ...