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Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL)

4th term Democrat from Illinois.

Bio

Residence: Springfield

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 1983-97

Education: BSFS Georgetown University, 1966; JD Georgetown University, 1969

Birthdate: 11/21/1944

Birthplace: East St. Louis, IL

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 54%

Major Opponent: Jim Oberweis (R)


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Richard Durbin via Web Form.

Website: durbin.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

711 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2152
Fax: (202) 228-0400

Chicago Office: (more district offices)

230 South Dearborn Street, Suite 3892
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: (312) 353-4952
Fax: (312) 353-0150



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Pat Souders
  • Scheduler: Claire Reuschel
  • Legis. Dir.: Corey Tellez
  • Comm. Dir.: Ben Marter
  • Military LA: Rob Leonard
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Brad Middleton
  • Health LA: Max Kanner
  • Foreign Policy LA: Chris Homan
  • Education LA: Brad Middleton
  • Energy LA: Jasmine Hunt
  • Environment LA: Kevin Lefeber
  • Judiciary LA: Joe Zogby
  • Tax LA: Lakecia Foster
  • Budget LA: Lakecia Foster
  • Government Affairs LA: Vacant
  • Social Security LA: Lakecia Foster
  • Women's Issues LA: Lakeisha Steele
  • Native American Affairs LA: Jasmine Hunt

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Richard Durbin voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Blocking arms sale to Saudi Arabia 09/21/2016 Nay Voted Against
R Requiring Background Checks for Gun Purchases 06/20/2016 Yea Voted For
R $18 billion for the Pentagon 06/09/2016 Nay Voted For
R Anti-Refugee "SAFE Act" 01/20/2016 Nay Voted For
R Vote on Rejecting the Iran Deal 09/10/2015 Nay Voted For
A McCain Amendment on Torture 06/16/2015 Yea Voted For
R Expressing the Sense of Congress on Climate Change 01/21/2015 Yea Voted For

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Richard Durbin's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Richard Durbin a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1012 - Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2015 Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.2123 - Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015 Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.2551 - Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.2145 - Middle East Refugee Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2016 Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.1615 - Domestic Refugee Resettlement Reform and Modernization Act No Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.502 - Smarter Sentencing Act of 2015 Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.720 - Portman-Shaheen Energy Efficiency Bill No Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.615 - A bill to provide for congressional review and oversight of agreements relating to Iran's nuclear... No Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.535 - Shaheen-Portman Energy Efficiency Bill No Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.269 - Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act of 2015 No Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
S.1410 - 2013: Smarter Sentencing Act Yes Send Message to Sen. Richard Durbin
(More Bills)
 

PAC

PAC Contributions

2015-2016

2013-2014

2011-2012

2009-2010

2007-2008

2005-2006

2003-2004

 
 

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