SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To help address the teacher shortage currently facing Illinois, state Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, recently passed legislation to increase the minimum salary for teachers...[Read More]
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Jim Inhofe (R-OK) passed the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee (EPW) unanimously today. The Route...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today called on U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar to use his authority and full force of his agency to tackle th...[Read More]
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) joined Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) in introducing bipartisan legislation to reform the Environmental Protection Agency’s...[Read More]
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL-09), along with Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Representatives Bobby Rush (D-IL-01) and Robin...[Read More]
ALTON – In recognition of her ongoing work to help improve mental health in Illinois, state Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, was named a 2019 Metro East Community Champion for Behavioral Health...[Read More]
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) marked the two-year anniversary of the Congressional Baseball Game shooting by returning to the field this week to practice for this year’s...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – Ahead of Guatemala’s elections on Sunday, June 16, U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Ben Cardin (D-MD), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Cory Booker (D-NJ), Tim Kaine...[Read More]
CHICAGO – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today pressed U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson for answers on the state of public...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) today called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to schedule a floor vote on the House-passed American Dream and Promise...[Read More]

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