Richard Joseph Durbin is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Illinois, a seat he was first elected to in 1996. He has been Assistant Democratic Leader since 2005, the second-highest position in the Democratic leadership in the U.S. Senate. Wikipedia*
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Dick Durbin has 3,200 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Illinois's 20th district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 208 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 9,065 views per program. Most appearances with Chuck Schumer (158), Harry Reid (134), Patty Murray (104). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Democratic Party, Immigration.