Dick Durbin

Richard Joseph "Dick" Durbin is an American politician who is the senior United States Senator from Illinois, in office since 1997. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Dick Durbin has 3,015 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 207 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 8,273 views per program. Most appearances with Chuck Schumer (138), Harry Reid (131), Patty Murray (91). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Democratic Party, Immigration.

Appearances by Title:November 5, 1996 - Present U.S. Senator, D-IL View Map Minority Whip (Jan 03, 2015 - Present) Majority Whip (Jan 03, 2007 - Jan 03, 2015) Videos: 2,597

Previously

U.S. Representative, D-IL 20th View Map January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1997 Videos: 414

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed the nomination of Leonard Steven Grasz to be a judge in the St. Louis- based Eight Circuit Court of Appeals.…

  • Patient Access and Drug Enforcement

    Patient Access and Drug Enforcement

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held an oversight hearing on the Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act, a 2016…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate passed a bill to extend federal government funding until December 22, 7017. CSenator Al Franken (D-MN) announced…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate voted in favor of starting negotiations with the House on the Republican tax reform bill. Members rejected two…

  • Firearm Regulations and Background Checks

    Firearm Regulations and Background Checks

    Officials from the FBI, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and the U.S. Air Force testified at a Senate Judiciary…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    Members gave speeches on the Senate Republican tax reform bill and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals).

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