WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today joined Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) and 31 other members of Congress in introducing the Debt-Free College Act , legislation that will reverse th...[Read More]
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) today called on the Senate to pass a bipartisan joint war powersresolution to end unauthorized U.S. military involvement in Yemen. The Senate...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is accepting nominations for the 2018 Senior Illinoisans Hall of Fame Awards. These awards recognize adults, 65 years of age and older, and highlight...[Read More]
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) released the following statement: We cannot arrest our way out of the opioid epidemic—we tried that and ended up with an even bigger...[Read More]
CARLINVILLE - Camden Kessler (L-center) from Pana and Alyssa Carriker (center) from Carlinville were pages in the Illinois House for State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond). They are seen here...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD– In an effort to expand the availability of fresh, locally-grown produce and strengthen the competitiveness of the state’s specialty crop industry, the Illinois Department of Agricultur...[Read More]
CHICAGO – Illinois State Police (ISP) officials announced the arrest of Tayan E. Williams, 34, of Zion, Illinois, for the shooting which occurred on I-90 southbound at Montrose, at approximately...[Read More]
COLLINSVILLE – This past Wednesday, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, hosted a Town Hall at the Collinsville American Legion to meet with local veterans and discuss the needs facing their...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD - Illinois State Representative La Shawn K. Ford (D) 8 th District and Illinois Fathers for Equality a statewide advocacy group are working together to pass an equal shared parenting bill...[Read More]
CHICAGO — U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today joined Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA) and 25 other Senators in calling on leaders of the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee...[Read More]
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