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Fresh update on "dick durbin" discussed on Wintrust Business Lunch with Steve Bertrand

Wintrust Business Lunch with Steve Bertrand

01:47 min | 1 hr ago

Fresh update on "dick durbin" discussed on Wintrust Business Lunch with Steve Bertrand

"Senator Dick Durbin stalking police reform. He heads the Senate Judiciary Committee and says he wants to convene a hearing next week following the conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derrick Show Vin. I think there's a growing consensus that the officer personally should be protected from liability, but his employer should be open toe civil I ability if that's appropriate. Secondly, some of the tactics that are being used, choke holds and such, we think should be banned completely. He says He believes there's bipartisan unity to get something done in a timely way. President Biden's wrapped up his two day climate summit, saying the climate crisis has created an opportunity to produce millions of clean energy jobs. White House press secretary Jen Psaki recap from the White House. On the first day, he upped the ante, announcing that the United States will target reducing emissions by 50 to 52% by 2030 compared 2 22,005 levels. He underscored America's commitment to leading a clean energy revolution and creating good paying union jobs. The president's been saying his nearly $2 trillion infrastructure plan will create those jobs, but Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell opposes it. Their plan would thrust the West Coast obsession with electric vehicles. Onto the entire nation. Some climate experts say reaching the president's goal of cutting in half US greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 would be difficult under the Republican infrastructure plan, which excludes green energy projects. Loyola University's requiring students to get vaccinated for the fall semester more from WGN's Pam Jones. If a loyal A student is not fully vaccinated by the time the semester starts School says they can't move into dorms, attend in person classes or take part in on campus events. Exemptions will be made for medical or religious reasons within school guidelines. Columbia College and DePaul University have also announced similar vaccination guidelines. Pam Jones WGN News Starting today, You don't need an appointment to get a covert vaccine in Chicago. WGN's James Sears has details all city, mass vaccination sites will now have a walk in option. Health officials are hoping to attract more people. Now that online appointments have dwindled over the past month or so. Bring a photo idea and register on site. 16 and 17 Year olds also need to bring a parent walk ins will be limited at each location. So appointments are still preferred. You could make one at Zach doc dot com slash vaccine. James Sears. WGN News The U. S. Is trying to help India deal with its coronavirus surge. Dr Anthony Fauci says the CDC is working with its counterpart agency in India to provide technical support and assistance. India set another global record of daily infections for a second straight day. With close to 330,000 cases. Time for WGN SPORTS. Here's Dave INNIT Former Bear. Steve McMichael has gone public with the news that he's been diagnosed with a L s, the 63 year old member of the 85 Bears told WGN TV. He got the news in January and will no longer make public appearances. Baseball Today. The Cubs go for their fourth and roll hosting the Milwaukee Brewers. Kyle Hendricks pitching the White Sox host Texas tonight. Dylan sees against former Sox pitcher Dane Dunning. The Blackhawks hope Wednesday's comeback win over Nashville carries over. Tonight, they host the Predators again. Hawks can get within one point in Nashville with a win pre game 6 30 on WGN. Dave.

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Fresh update on "dick durbin" discussed on Arizona's Morning News

Arizona's Morning News

02:07 min | 5 hrs ago

Fresh update on "dick durbin" discussed on Arizona's Morning News

"That for 36 years, as have a number of other people that are older than I've been in law enforcement. You my county Sheriff Leon Wilmot has been frustrated for a long time but is help coming because yesterday Arizona Democratic Senator Kirsten Cinema introduced a bipartisan immigration bill along with Texas Republican Senator John Cornyn that would, among other things, at immigration judges. An asylum officers build processing facilities along the border. So migrants are treated humanely and unaccompanied Children are protected. Joining us now NBC News political director and the moderator of Meet the Press, Chuck Todd, Chuck, I prefer the illiterate ID description. The bipartisan border bill. But no matter what you call it, does this thing have a shot at passing? Well, it's interesting, you know, Dick Durbin yesterday the Democratic number two in the Democratic senator who's also part of these immigration working groups seem to indicate that there is some momentum for a lot of smaller immigration bills. Very targeted. This is a targeted bill. The one you talked about with cinnamon corn in this is about creating new processing centers. And as you described it, try toe try to deal with migrants serve sort of at the border itself, trying to Streamline that process. You've got demand for a guest worker program increases because right now, as you know, there's a labor shortage really every industry around the country, but it's getting eggs. Particularly hard so there is some and there's some bipartisan support for all of those items, right? You put them all in one bill, and you know how that gets torpedo. When it comes to immigration. You do these in small little It's uh, targeted things and you can sort of get them passed without Getting major attention that makes sense. Right and again, it's still punch the harder stuff right pathways to citizenship and all of that the dream of deals with sort of right in the moment issues that our immigration related white, one of the two in the moment issues, the migrants surge and the labor shortage. We're talking about Chuck Todd, the moderator of Meet the Press after already agreeing with our governor and sending the National Guard to the border Senator Cinema said yesterday. She also agrees with Governor do see that President Biden needs to declare a national emergency. Along the border. Any chance that's gonna happen? I don't think so. But I tell you, you know, it's very interesting. And I don't know if you read the You know, the TIC Tac and the reporting that's come out since on the whole. Kerfuffle over the refugee cap. You know, it's interesting. Biden himself. Seems to realize this is a this is a growing political problem for him. And so he wanted to say, essentially take a pot take. We got to deal with this search first before we start talking about Increasing refugee cabinet how they managed it clearly his staff and he are not on the same page on this, but I do think they're paying attention to the polls. Look, we got a new poll coming up Sunday. And if we test biting on a whole number of issues is 100 Days Pole you know, overall is ratings were pretty good right? But on a couple of specific areas, his ratings are terrible immigration of one of those where they're terrible. What's interesting is that it doesn't translate into People are basically say, Hey, you're not doing that, Okay? But But it's the the good news for Biden. Is that immigration? Not even in the top five of issues that concern Americans right now, so that's sort of the disproportionate right. They care more about the virus more about the economy and on those scores. They feel pretty good, and it's keeping fighting certainly in a good position above water. But the minute something happens in a negative on the virus or the economy, then that immigration could drag him down right. It could serve as an anchor right that he's not handling this, so they're they're aware of the political growing political problem. Maybe you should ask Americans how they feel about changing the flag right through US House voted to make Washington D C. The 51st state. Do you think is going to pass in the Senate dogs? Not happy. My dog's a little of you. You bring up the statehood, You know, she's got very strong opinions. You know, It's interesting here is look not It isn't happening today, and it isn't happening next year, but what you this is going to happen, and I think within the decade on, I do think the past the D. C. Statehood is through Puerto Rico. On and that is where there is with Puerto Rican statehood. There is some some grown support among Republicans in Florida for that. It is it is DC alone, no chance, but I do think the path is there over the next decade, and if you look at sort of statehood movements You know, they take time. That's for sure. They take time. All right, and Betsy Ross that is Chuck Todd's dog eyes holding off on reselling the flag until we get to 50 to 1 have to do all that I had to do to stars, Not one. Okay, you can catch Chuck and maybe his dog on Meet the press Sunday morning at seven. A.m. on channel 12 here in the Valley,.

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Fresh update on "dick durbin" discussed on Houston's Morning News

Houston's Morning News

01:30 min | 5 hrs ago

Fresh update on "dick durbin" discussed on Houston's Morning News

"We're down once again, Speaking of down many employers are, too They can't find anybody to work for him. There's ktrh is Jeff Biggs Close. Simply put. It's because under the Biden administration, millions of Americans are still earning more, not working. Importance of that struggle for a while, in large part because unemployment benefits and other benefits coming from the federal government had just made it easier for people to say no, it's becoming harder and harder for employers to find people who are willing to work policy scholar Merril Matthews, who also told Katie Rage there needs to be an adjustment. Employers are facing a labor shortage out there, and that's making it very hard for them to fill the job. This administration simply does not seem to understand economic incentives. You want a safety net, not a hammock, and right now the national unemployment rate is as 6% right before covert under Trump. It was at a record low 3.5%. Thank you. Jeff. Texas Gas prices up to sense this week to a statewide average of 2 59 for a gallon of regular unleaded. That's a dollar more than you were paying last year on your way to work. Houston average, though state fled and 2 58 Used to Methodist became the first local major hospital group to mandate require All employees get a covert vaccine They've got till June. 7th or Dr Mark, Boom says they'll be let go if they don't The end of the day. It's some employees don't want to take the vaccine that is a choice. They can make that they're making a choice at that point to put themselves the head of our patients, and if that's the case, they probably don't fit our culture, and we wish them well. Elsewhere, he says about 84% of their employees have already been vaccine ized. 704 on Katie our age, a calmer night in Columbus, Ohio, following the death of Makai A Bryant, But neighbor, Donovan Brinson told Fox News. The officer in this case, had no choice but to act quickly literally got out of his vehicle. They had seconds to respond. So the video is a lie. I mean, there was an altercation, he responded. He reacted. He shared the video from his garage security camera. In the meantime, Donald Trump, the former president, pushing back at LeBron James and that your next tweet in a statement, Trump said. Quote is racist rants are divisive, nasty, insulting and demeaning. James's account on Twitter is yet to be suspended. Unlike Trump's and the MBA. Well, of course, they haven't taken action either. Texas Senator John Cornyn, leading a bipartisan group of lawmakers pushing a plan that would set up four new regional processing centers to handle the migrants surge at our southern border. If they've got a bona fide case, then let them to present it to the appropriate U. S government official. If they can't meet the legal requirements for it, then they'll have to be returned to their country of origin. According to Axios corn and had a private meeting with Democrats, including Dick Durbin to discuss immigration policy corn and telling Axios in a statement there could be quote consensus. On issues like Dhaka. Vice president Kamila Harris has now gone 30 days without bothering the hold a news conference on the border crisis. She's supposed to be managing, We'd you know she's getting closer to a border. Too bad. It's the northern border. Stop in New Hampshire today to promote the infrastructure plan, which is feeling speculation about 2024 because It's New Hampshire. 706 on Katie. Our age journalism in this country continues to sink to new lows Politico, apparently telling its reporters not to use the term crisis when talking about the border. And the Associated Press While they've banned words like riots, illegal alien and pro life, I think that Americans are not happy with this sort of continuous redefining of terms. They're not happy with the left, cancel culture and the continuously changing norms among these corporations and essentially are operating under the guise of profit. But basically you're now just sort of acting like political action committees gave Kaminski at the Federalist says We can be saved if enough of us stand up against The world crowd. The House Democrats by party line vote passing a bill making Washington D. C estate. Louisiana Senator John Kennedy called it out for being a power grab. This is about Mr Nadler and Miss Pelosi and Senator Schumer and others trying to consolidate liberal powerhouse dims want the Senate to.

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Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing on Reducing Gun Violence

All Things Considered

00:20 sec | Last month

Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing on Reducing Gun Violence

"I'm Ari Shapiro. The flags that the White House are at half staff at a Senate judiciary hearing on gun violence this morning. Committee chair, Senator Dick Durbin called for two moments of silence. One for the mass shooting in Atlanta That left eight people dead a week ago today and one for the mass shooting at a Boulder Colorado grocery store yesterday. 10 people

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Democrats say virus relief bill is historic

AP News Radio

00:47 sec | Last month

Democrats say virus relief bill is historic

"After pushing through a massive virus relief package Democrats are free to get in historic terms from president by this bill represents historic historic victory for the American people to house speaker Nancy Pelosi this is a momentous day in the history of our country to number two Senate Democrat Dick Durbin the most dramatic change in America in modern times with this legislation this is historic house GOP leader Kevin McCarthy agrees the most expensive single bill in American history but says that's not a good thing Democrats spent way too much to do far too little focusing on their own wish list instead of what Americans actually need Sager mag ani Washington

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Report: John Lausch to stay on as top federal prosecutor in Chicago until successor found

Bob Sirott

00:28 sec | 2 months ago

Report: John Lausch to stay on as top federal prosecutor in Chicago until successor found

"Congressional hearings will continue. Today. Chicago's top federal prosecutor is sticking around for the time being. The White House will allow U. S Attorney John Lounge to remain in office. Until a successor is confirmed by the U. S. Senate Lounge was originally asked to step down by February. 28th by the Biden administration to change comes after US senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth's wrote a letter to Biden Healing Lau Shu, who's nominated by President Trump. Their life, but also called for Biden to keep washing

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John Lausch keeps his job as Chicago’s top federal prosecutor for now

WGN Programming

00:34 sec | 2 months ago

John Lausch keeps his job as Chicago’s top federal prosecutor for now

"Prosecutor in Chicago will be allowed to keep his job under the Biden administration, at least for now. The U. S attorney, John Lauch was brought in under the Trump administration is currently leading three high profile cases in Illinois, including the comment bribery case. It's common for incoming for presidential administrations to ask federal prosecutors for the resignations. But the White House is granting requests by U. S. Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth's both Democrats for Illinois. Keep Lauch and to let him finish prosecuting these cases. One

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Garland confirmation is a stage for 4 of GOP's 2024 hopefuls

C-SPAN Programming

05:38 min | 2 months ago

Garland confirmation is a stage for 4 of GOP's 2024 hopefuls

"App. Federal Judge Merrick Garland is president Biden's nominee to become attorney general. He testified in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee today. The hearing lasted most of the day We begin with committee chair Dick Durbin of Illinois. This hearing will come to order today. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to be the 86th attorney general of the United States. Judge Garland I wanna welcome you and your family. I want to welcome you back to the Senate Judiciary Committee. I know this return trip. It's been a long time and planning on you're here. Finally, this will be the Judiciary Committee's first hearing of the 117th Congress. Before I turned to my opening remarks. I'd like to just take a few minutes to make some Acknowledgments. I want to welcome my friend, Senator Chuck Grassley as the committee's ranking member. When I first came on the Senate Judiciary Committee 24 years ago, I was the ranking member on subcommittee with you, and we dealt with the issue of bankruptcy. Now Illinois and Iowa sit next to each other. And so did Urban Grassley. We have our differences. But Senator Grassley and I have worked together on important legislation over the years, most recently on criminal justice and sensing reform. I look forward to continuing that work in this Congress. I want to recognize the outgoing chair and ranking member Senator Lindsey Graham, who will join us remotely this morning, and Senator Dianne Feinstein. Senator Graham, as is true of Senator Grassley. Well, we don't always agree, has always been a welcome partner on many issues. Including one of the most challenging issues, immigration, Senator Feinstein. I want to come in for leading the committee Democrats with Grace and resolved over the past four years. I know she will continue to be an important voice on this committee on a host of issues, including in her new capacity as the chair of the Human Rights and Laws subcommittee, which I was proud to charity and past Congresses. I also want to welcome our new committee members who either be here in person. I see one in person and one probably remote senators Padilla And also on the Democratic side, Senator Cotton on the Republican side. I look forward to working with each of you. There's some historic first in the Judiciary Committee this year, Senator Padilla, our new senator from California, will be chairing the subcommittee on immigration, citizenship. Border safety. I'm honored that he's the first Latino senator to chair that subcommittee, and we look forward to his leadership. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey will chair the subcommittee on criminal justice and counter terrorism. He's the first Black senator to chair a judiciary subcommittee. And we could not imagine a better choice at the helm of this particular subcommittee to all of our other members who are returning to serve on the committee. Welcome back. I want to thank all the committee members for agreeing to hold this committee hearing and vote on Judge Garland's nomination. It is a great honor to serve on this committee. The Senate established the Judiciary Committee by resolution on December 10th 18 16, making it among the very first standing committees of the Senate. This committee has seen many consequential debates and approved many important nominations and landmark legislation in the committee's history. There has only been one prior Illinois senator to serve his chair Judge Garland Lyman. Trumbull, who led the committee from 18 61 to 18 72, and during his term of service was a Democrat, a Republican, a radical Republican and a Democrat. Again. He was the most bipartisan senator, you could imagine His tenure was also distinguished by passage. Of historic legislation, the 13th 14th and 15th amendments to the Constitution. The Freedman's bureau acts of 18 65 and 18 66 Civil Rights Act of 18 66. The last of these was introduced by Trumbull ultimately became the nation's first civil rights law. As chair, Trumbull saw a nation torn apart by original sin slavery and widespread violence and injustice that continued even after the 13th amendments. Passage is African Americans throughout the nation face race. System. Our nation is still dealing with the consequences of these injustices. People of color face systemic racism, and we're still working to rid this nation of the horrific legacy of slavery and Jim Crow. This committee could make a difference. We have the jurisdiction and the opportunity to do it through legislation, oversight and nominations, including this nomination of Merrick Garland to service our nation's next attorney general. There have been few moments in history where the role of attorney general and the occupant of That post It mattered more Judge Garland should you be confirmed, and I have every confidence you will be. You'll oversee a Justice Department at an existential moment. After four tumultuous years of intrigue, controversy and brute political force, the future of the department is clearly in the hands of the next attorney general Under attorney general Sessions and successor Bill Bar. The Justice Department literally became an arm of the White House committed to advancing the interest. The President Trump his family and his political allies. It came as little surprise then that the U. S Department of Justice became the Trump Department of Justice General Bar stated clearly that he believed the attorney general was the president's lawyer, not the nations. And what were the results too many in the department's senior roles cast aside the rules law trump appointees in the apartment sidelined career public servants from Lyon attorneys, two FBI agents Limited their roles disregarded their nonpartisan input override, overriding their professional judgment and falsely accusing them of being members of the

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Garland says Justice Dept. must be politically independent

AP News Radio

00:44 sec | 2 months ago

Garland says Justice Dept. must be politically independent

"President Biden's pick to head the justice department is vowing to keep it free from political meddling Senate Judiciary Committee chair Dick Durbin says the department under Donald Trump became an arm of the White House US department justice became the trump department of justice Merrick garland says it would be different under him I do not plan to be interfered with by anyone saying president Biden's promise to stay out of decisions about investigations and prosecutions garland's expected to sail through confirmation but he is facing questions about how he'll handle politically sensitive cases like the federal tax probe into hunter Biden and an investigation into how the trump Russia probe began Sager mag ani Washington

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Durbin and Graham feud over Garland confirmation hearing

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:27 sec | 2 months ago

Durbin and Graham feud over Garland confirmation hearing

"The incoming chair of a Senate panel is pushing the outgoing chair to start confirmation hearings for one of President Biden's Cabinet picks. Illinois Senator Dick Durbin, one South Carolina Republican Lindsey Graham, head of the Senate Judiciary Committee, to schedule hearings next week for attorney general nominee Merrick Garland. Durbin says to delay it jeopardizes our national security. He wants it to begin before President Trump's impeachment trial, which is also supposed to Happen next week.

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Auschwitz survivors mark anniversary online amid pandemic

AP News Radio

01:01 min | 3 months ago

Auschwitz survivors mark anniversary online amid pandemic

"A U. S. senator marking the anniversary of the liberation of the **** death camp in Europe says the US needs to be more vigilant against anti semitic and other hate groups Illinois senator Dick Durbin noted the horror found at the Auschwitz Birkenau death camp seventy six years after its liberation place seven comprehensible suffering cruelty and depravity we're more than a million people primarily Jews were exterminated with factory like precision and senator Durbin warns it could happen again noting that among the heat full symbols displayed at this month's capital incursion was a man wearing a camp aus bitte sweatshirt despicable neo **** hate symbol shown during the capital insurrection and the chance of Jews will not replace us three years earlier in Charlottesville Durbin says he is again this year introducing legislation to monitor and cracked down against domestic terrorism groups Jackie Quinn Washington

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Congress approves $900B COVID relief bill, sending to Trump

John Williams

00:55 sec | 4 months ago

Congress approves $900B COVID relief bill, sending to Trump

"Congress comes together to pass a massive covert relief and spending bill. We'll talk about that. WGN traffic again. Good news. No major problems to report at this hour Coronavirus relief package is on the way to President Trump for approval. He's expected to sign it. $900 billion measure was passed by Congress Monday night is part of a bigger spending bill, Illinois Senator Dick Durbin tells WGN's era growing. It's not enough, but it's a start The money that's coming to family $600 reach adult and For Children. It's gonna be a helping hand. It does not solve the problem, but it was viewed as an emergency bill, and I think it should be characterized as such. We have to do Maura unless there's a dramatic turnaround included in the package. $600 stimulus Jack's more most Americans, those checks expected to go out as early as

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Latest Government Hack Poses 'Grave Risk,' U.S. Cyber Agency Says

The Money Pit

01:08 min | 4 months ago

Latest Government Hack Poses 'Grave Risk,' U.S. Cyber Agency Says

"Governments, Cyber Security Agency is expressing increased alarm about a hack of computer systems in the U. S. And around the world that Officials suspect was carried out by Russia, The cyber security unit of the Department of Homeland Security, says the hack poses a grave risk to the U. S government, state and local governments as well as critical infrastructure and private business. California representative Sheila Jackson. Lee says the incident needs to be addressed, so there are major questions as to how extensive the breaches And their major questions about how Devastating the information. That has been garnered. Is in terms of the security of the American people. Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin says the hackings unnerve ng every day. There's a new disclosure of another agency. The reports that they have somehow we don't their way into this important critical information. How much they know what they've gained how much they've compromised us. We don't know yet. While the Trump administration is accusing Russia, the Kremlin's denying they had any part.

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With Trump silent, reprisals for hacks may fall to Biden

AP News Radio

00:52 sec | 4 months ago

With Trump silent, reprisals for hacks may fall to Biden

"All fingers are pointing to Russia as being behind the worst ever hack of American government agencies but any retaliation may end up in the Bible administration's hands number two Senate Democrat Dick Durbin says there should be no question Moscow is the source of the devastating breaches has all the earmarks and fingerprints Vladimir Putin project the government and cyber experts largely agreed but there's been no public blaming of Russia it's not uncommon since accusations like those are often delayed but president trump's silence on blaming Russia is getting more attention because of his longstanding reluctance to blame Putin for cyber attacks it also suggests any swift response or retaliation will be left to Biden said this week he will not stand idly by amid cyber assaults Sager mag ani Washington

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Congress scrambles to finalize Covid relief, avoid shutdown as deadline draws near

WBZ Midday News

00:47 sec | 4 months ago

Congress scrambles to finalize Covid relief, avoid shutdown as deadline draws near

"Washington lawmakers nearing an agreement on a roughly $900 billion stimulus bill. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says lawmakers won't leave Washington to tell something gets past encouraged that our Democratic colleagues have now embraced this framework. It's been the right solution. For our country all this time. In a bipartisan bicameral agreement appears to be close of half. The Illinois Democrat Dick Durbin says the stalemates gone on for too long, and he notes growing in patients across the country. We have made significant progress. Funding. The government is basic to her work in Congress. In this covert a relief bill is essential as well. The new package likely to include a new round of direct payments to Americans, along with enhanced federal unemployment benefits, but reportedly doesn't include age for state and local governments or liability protections for businesses.

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Senators unveil bipartisan COVID-19 relief bills

AP 24 Hour News

00:55 sec | 4 months ago

Senators unveil bipartisan COVID-19 relief bills

"Group of senators has come up with a pared down coronavirus relief package that's minus two contentious features. I think we've had a Christmas miracle. Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins, one of a group of Republicans and Democrats, who are proposing a $748 billion coronavirus relief bill. The measure includes a $300 per week federal unemployment payment, along with help for struggling businesses, schools rule broadband and transportation. What's not in the bill is $160. Billion, wanted by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for cities and states and liability protections wanted by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Illinois Senator Dick Durbin, the number two Senate Democrats Says the two should back the measure. There's no excuse for either the speaker or the leader. You've got it. Give us a vote. Don't let us go home for Christmas without a

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New White House offer adds $600 checks to COVID-19 relief

Dana Loesch

01:39 min | 4 months ago

New White House offer adds $600 checks to COVID-19 relief

"It here New White House covert relief proposal is in the works. This includes $600 stimulus checks, but no more unemployment boosts. That's the latest thing being rolled out by the Treasury secretary, Steven Manoogian. This is something that Mitch McConnell cocaine, Mitch has given his blessings on the Republican leadership. They've given this to house Speaker Pelosi. We are waiting to see how they feel about this. But basically each adults would receive a stimulus. Check a $600 check. And what's it going to do for a business owner? That's been shut down hammer. That's why that man coming with me read Walden. We're not done yet here. Other proposal does include some money for a local businesses. Not a lot, but they're trying to get something passed. Now keep in mind. This is less than what was rolled out to the Democratic leadership in the House multiple times. There was a bill before the election. That was substantially more than this that Pelosi and Schumer and all the high ranking Democrats got together and said, No, this isn't good enough. You want to know the reason why Dick Durbin, the representative from Ohio Democrat senator from Ohio, spilled the beans with Jake Tapper. Yesterday, House Democrats turned down that much larger coronavirus relief bill. Because the election was coming. Senator Bernie Sanders, the

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Durbin wants vote on relief bill

AP News Radio

00:43 sec | 4 months ago

Durbin wants vote on relief bill

"Pressure is on Congress to come up with a covert nineteen relief bill we have a lot of work to do in just a few days to do it democratic senator Dick Durbin on bringing up by partisan covert nineteen relief bill to a vote five Republican senators have been working night and day five democratic senators as well it really is a super human effort on our part to give the this together in time to help the American people as quickly as possible and there's needed money and that bill for states to help with vaccine distribution think about the vaccination the the logistics that we serve with money in this bill we want to make sure that this vaccine is on the road in vaccinating people all across America as quickly as possible urban spoke on ABC's this week surely a blur Washington

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Chicago - Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 7,598 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, 76 additional deaths reported Sunday

Sunday Standards

01:48 min | 4 months ago

Chicago - Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 7,598 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, 76 additional deaths reported Sunday

"Numbers are Ian. On Sunday, the Illinois Department of Public Health reported 7598 new cases of cover 19 that brings a statewide total number of infections to 787,573 Heidi pH is also reporting 76 new fatalities from Corona virus, which now means that 13,255 Illinois residents have died from the disease. 5160 people are hospitalized with the virus. 1103 of those patients are in the ICU with 643 of them on ventilators. A statewide positivity rate is 10.1% gave Salgado WGN. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot was on CBS TV's face The Nation Sunday discussed have Chicago share of the first wave of vaccines will be distributed. She addressed concerns that people of color may not have access to the vaccine, so there will be an equity lens as it applies to distribution of the vaccine here in Chicago. And she said Once frontline workers are vaccinated, first responders will be next. She said. The city will follow the protocol set by the CDC to determine access to the vaccine. She expects about 23,000 doses in the first distribution. As Chicago prepares to receive the vaccine. We're learning about how the vaccines work. Dr. Richard Novak, director of infectious diseases for University of Illinois Health, is the principal investigator for the Moderna vaccine trial. He details how the vaccines work inside the body Express the spike protein, which is so your body makes antibodies to that spike protein. And then when you get the actual infection if you're enjoying counter Coronavirus, the antibodies you have with buying to the spike protein of the virus and keep that person getting into yourself. Dr Dr Novak Novak appearing appearing on on the the Steve Steve Dale Dale program program here here on on WGN WGN radio radio today. today. Don't Don't know know A A Democratic Democratic U U S. S. Senator Senator Dick Dick Durbin Durbin pushing pushing Congress Congress to to get get a a coronavirus coronavirus relief package

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IRS warns of new phone scams

Your Partner in Law

00:30 sec | 4 months ago

IRS warns of new phone scams

"Trump continues to challenge the outcome of the presidential election, even though the key battleground states have certified the results and courts have overwhelmingly rejected the president's legal challenges. Still, many Republicans refused to accept the outcome and have not acknowledged Joe Biden as president elect on ABC is this week, Democratic Senator Dick Durbin maintained that Mr Biden won the election, and he urged senators to turn their attention to a coronavirus relief bill. Joe Biden is gonna be sworn in as the next president, United States on January 20th. The remaining days. We're going to be in session in Washington. I don't hope we don't get embroiled in that debate further. I want us to focus on what we're trying to achieve with this covert relief package. Senator Durbin is among the bipartisan group of senators negotiating the relief bill.

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Durbin seeks to become top-ranking Democrat on Judiciary panel

Chicago's Afternoon News

00:38 sec | 5 months ago

Durbin seeks to become top-ranking Democrat on Judiciary panel

"Feinstein, the Democrat from California, was stepping down. As the top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee. She was criticized after praising Lindsey Graham's handling of the most recent Supreme Court nomination hearings for Amy Cockney Barrett, and now we're getting word that Senator Durbin, who was ranking third on the committee, says he will seek the ranking position there. He would be ranking behind right now. Feinstein and Patrick Leahy. They both have chaired the committee in the past, so On DIT. Both are quite a bit older than Dick Durbin, Durbin saying Now that he will seek the ranking committee status for the judiciary. Of course,

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"dick durbin" Discussed on 850 WFTL

850 WFTL

02:35 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on 850 WFTL

"To have you got a piece of audio one of your favorites? Go ahead, David Liederman. What are the Democrats in the Senate admits that this green new deal thing put out there by the far left reaches of the Democratic Party is kind of a joke, and it's your favorite Scott, dick Durbin? Oh, well, somebody gave dick a note. Instead, this is what you have to say because he's animatronic. He is an F thoughts on his own. None. I think in this case there may have been a software malfunction though, really because he's on morning Joe this morning and was laughing about while he was asked whether or not he would vote for the green new deal because Mitch McConnell wants to force vote on it to see where they stand on the dick say, well, you gotta realize you're talking about, you know, income for everybody. Even if you're not willing to work on their unwilling, my friend, and this is a pushback against Alexandria, ocasio cortex. Yes. Which is supposed to be a big. No, no for the party right now. Right. Go ahead, dick. I would be I can't tell you to be honest with you. I've read it every read it, and I asked what what in the heck is this. Is an aspiration. Resolution aspiration wouldn't go for it and its current form. Every taking a look. Long. It's long. And then he gets right back on the track of the talking points. Well, climate change is a serious issue that we need to address. More now than ever and then somebody pushed the button, and he went back to the of dick Durbin. But it was here's the talking points. It was kinda funny. And I dare say refreshing to hear another high profile Democrats Satan? What the heck is this? What am I looking at here? But this is what's not refreshing to me as we're having fun. And I'm just era. Tate's me. Okay. What what in the heck is this? Obviously the things a joke who all know it. So you wouldn't vote for it. Well, I gotta look. I can't do that. Because I haven't been programmed to no vote for it or not sick. No the way this looks. I mean, it's long ever old thing. But I've seen enough to know. No, I wouldn't vote for this. You already basically said that. I mean, can you imagine this guy? Now if he did end up voting for it and they play back. What in the heck is this? Sheriffs..

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"dick durbin" Discussed on LIFT EVERY VOICE

LIFT EVERY VOICE

03:11 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on LIFT EVERY VOICE

"I think I'd looks up on that much more than the wealthy or the powerful knowing your name, the fact that folks who are on the margins of society in the shadows of of of society that you bring light to them and hope an our champion that to me is to me the greatest calling of of of this office and of humanity. So thank you. I would just tell you flattery is my old boss. Paul Douglas went set is like perfume is pleasant to the sentence. Senses. But lethal if swallowed so I think so much for your kind words, and I've got another 'cause the dreamers, DACA. We gotta get this done. Absolutely. And time's running out. They have court protection it may end tomorrow and explained to folks who might not know what you mean when you say DACA or dreamers dream act seventeen years ago, if you brought to this country under the age of sixteen grow up here educated. No criminal record get a chance path to citizenship. That's with dramatic said we couldn't pass it Bronco bama's, president create an executive order eight hundred thousand people signed up would have been eligible for the dream act expose themselves. They walked right into government said here, I am. And right now, those eight hundred thousand can live in this country that fear of deportation and can legally work here. No, thanks to President Trump. It was September of twenty seventeen that he eliminated the program. We haven't replaced it. It's the court protection. That's keeping these folks in a good legal position. We got to be ready to move quickly to save them and their families and this Ereli similar to criminal Justice reform because if you pull Americans what do they say, they're in favor of it overwhelmingly. Yeah, give them a chance. They know they came here's kids and painful thing is in my stay. Their business owners. Yes. First responders people that work with children people who have been elevated through their service to others. They're contribu-contributions to our economy. These are Americans in every single way, but a piece of paper showing guts, grit, even willingness to die for our country. But we have left him in states of insecurity that he roads at their sense of wellbeing that we have to address they changed your bed in the motel room last night. And they're watching your mom at the nursing home today. Yes. These folks that we trust with our kids daycare and to say that they're somehow ineligible to be part of the future of America's just as a son of an immigrant. I take it personally. Well, you deserve a Christmas break. I hope you're taking that you're not running around knowing you might not take that long of a regular take that break because I know when we get back to I know for sure about dick Durbin, you'll be back working on criminal Justice reform because we're not finished there that we will be working on DACA and dreamers fixes that. You'll allow this young. Senator from New Jersey to be your side kick on those noble battle Stanford cardinal at my say. Fail. A man. Thank you so much. Thank you for listening to this episode, which is really very personally important to me because also much dick Durbin as as do. So many of us. Thank you for listening to lift every voice, and I wish everybody a very happy new year. May we all of us do something for the cause of our country to make this nation? With the words liberty and Justice for all and far more meaningful to to all of us. Thank you..

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"dick durbin" Discussed on LIFT EVERY VOICE

LIFT EVERY VOICE

03:50 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on LIFT EVERY VOICE

"It was one of my worst votes creating the hundred to one and all the rest of it. I finally feel like I'm getting it. Right. And the fact that I get it right means a lot of people will be treated, right? Not all of them. Sit a lot to do. This is just the opening. It is the first step as we characterize it. There's a lot more that needs to be done. But we have finally decided I think as a nation moving toward the feeling we're gonna fight the war on drugs with our brains, not our muscles. We're going to think about ways that stop drugs coming into this country to deal with the interdiction of and also deal with the treatment of people in a much different way, it reflects the fact that the opioid epidemic which has taken over in this country has opened the eyes of people everywhere too. The fact that says a problem of the inner city anymore. There isn't any suburb to wealthy. No town too small to avoid this opioid epidemic. And people who are looking at the victims are not seeing poor inner city living people they're seeing their brothers and sisters and sons and daughters. So they're starting to think about drugs and a different way. I think that we are evolving as nation as we think about drugs and how to deal with them. I believe it's a scourge. It breaks my heart to hear when someone is addicted. But at least now we're not saying, it's a moral curse. In your finished were saying to them. It's a disease we're gonna treat it. Well, I wanna put it to you this way if you were not a Senator back in the eighties when those mandatory minimums and three strikes route into crack cocaine despair, if you were not a Senator that would have happened. Anyway, it was where the heard was going, but I will say this. If you were not a Senator now the correction for that would not have happened you or the guy on our side of the aisle and. I know you're going to try to clearly the White House. Indispensable partner clearly Grassley in Inle indispensable partners. But as democrat in the democratic caucus, I know for sure if dick Durbin was not a Senator we would not have this day. And I want to tell you as you know, I live in an inner city community with people who have been adversely affected by an unfair unjust war on drugs. You are a champion my friend, and I am so grateful that you're my friend, and that you have allowed me this last five years to be your partner on getting this over the finish line. And then a great partner the man who brought me into politics was impulse. I am. And he was a Senator in my state before me he had some basic rules, and I live by when it comes to public service. He said look for two things in public service honesty and somebody who's willing to help the helpless that those were the north star the guideline when it comes to what I want to be a member of the Senate, and I'll bet you do too well beyond I mean because this is the thing. For me in this day of politics were money pouring in using pick constituencies that have no lobbyists. You fight for people who come who. Don't don't nobody fights for that are marginalized, and it's often lonely place. But I Meyer you so much and me my career be marked by the values that you exhibit every single day told you visit federal prisons pretty well. You are. But that and I'm sorry to get you know, one of these guys says before you tell me about your religion for show to me how you treat other people's. I don't wanna talk religion. But you know, Matthew twenty five Jesus speaks. You know, when you visit me in prison when I was in prison you visit me when I was hungry. You fed me. It goes through this long list. And if you view read that I've seen you not preach. I don't even know much about your faith, sir. But I, but you live those values every single day are exhibited in Matthew twenty five and the fact that you go to prison to to visit with people you're fighting for and that they know who you are..

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"dick durbin" Discussed on LIFT EVERY VOICE

LIFT EVERY VOICE

02:27 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on LIFT EVERY VOICE

"Again to another edition of lift every voice. I cannot tell you. I am so excited about this episode because I am just literally hours have now passed since what was yesterday affectively around eight a little after eight o'clock where we passed a historic piece of legislation a call the first step act, which will get to in a second. But my guest today really is my champion on criminal Justice reform in the United States Senate when I was a very new Senator about five years ago, I came to the Senate to work on criminal Justice reform. It was one of the things that drove me to want to try to a run for the Senate in the first place and the guy who when I landed on the Senate floor and the democratic caucus who kind of took the under his arm would already had the seminal piece of legislation. Do sentencing reform is a man named dick Durbin, the Senator from Illinois. And I have him is my guest today. He led the charge to get this legislation passed, and I just want to thank him in welcome to this podcast. Thank you Senator van. Thanks corey. And it was a team effort. And I I was just happy as heck that you were by my side. It was a great great feeling on the floor last night. I think we made history. Clearly, we did. And I'd like to just go back a while. Because Senator the thing that makes me sad about you is that some of the best beaches. I've ever heard you give there's no press to listen to when you stand up, and you corral or caucus on moral issues. You are really one of the people that is a moral voice in the democratic caucus talking about the people that are often left behind the folks that don't have lobbyists. I've seen you stand up and talk for for immigrants and DACA kids. And then clearly on criminal Justice reform before I even got to the United States Senate. Now, you said something in the press conference, which was I thought it was really moving. Because you just told the truth about how we got into a certain hole, and how you've been on a mission for years and years and years now to get it maybe we can start there. Well, I said at the press conference, and I've said many times, you don't often hear Senator preface speech by saying let me tell you about the worst vote I ever cast. The worst vote ever cast was nine hundred eighty six along come crack cocaine, and we were told be frightened very frightened. It's dirty. It's easy to produce highly addictive. So destructive particularly to pregnant women..

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"dick durbin" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio

760 KFMB Radio

01:47 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio

"Have you think that there's going to be any kind of doc agreement? No, I think that's going to be a standalone thing. I don't think that'll be part of the they got they're trying to just fund the government. So they're not going to do a DACA thing on this, though, they they will talk about doing a comprehensive immigration thing. But then it'll be dick Durbin comes in. And Rex it at the last minute with with the other goof-balls that are in his caucus did the Democrats cannot afford to have immigration repaired. Okay. Structure is speaking they cannot okay, they cannot because for as much as they give grief to the Republicans and saying you guys are just a rural irrelevant party. You don't control anything anywhere all day controller cities, and that's that's wonderful. That's great. Hillary Clinton won all the city's and lost the election because we still have the electoral college. Republicans need to make inroads into the suburbs. And I said to a couple of friends of mine overnight, locally speaking if the Republican party in San Diego decided they were going to get focused on trying to win elections and the Republican party in the state of California decided they were going to get focused on actually winning elections. Maybe go out there and reach out to some nontraditional groups to bring them in as part of your coalition because the Democrats have created the impression that every immigrant in America today is poor and from central America, South America, or Mexico. That is not the case. There are millions of immigrants that come into this country who are entrepeneurship from South Asia who are entrepreneurs coming in from Africa who are entrepreneurs coming in from South America coming in from from any number of places Asia who wanna come in and be a part of this country, and they want to build up this country. They want to do that. They're not coming in for an angle they're coming in for a shot. Those are the people the Republicans in California ought to be trying to win. Those are the people that the Republicans in San Diego ought to be trying to win instead of just having Christmas parties and putting out Trump twenty twenty terrible towels..

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"dick durbin" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

WBZ NewsRadio 1030

03:27 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

"You're listening to WBZ NewsRadio ten thirty is six o'clock sharp and we've been taking live coverage since ten o'clock this morning. Jeff brown. My co anchor is here right now. I I do want to maybe some of the sound from this afternoon's testimony. Let's start with dick Durbin. Stop the clock. This committee is running this hearing not the White House. Not Don Mcgann, not even you as a nominee where we are here today. Because Dr Ford asks for an opportunity here. I know you did do as well. In fact, maybe even before she did we're here because people wanted to be heard from charges that they all thought were on fair or activities like sexual assault was on fair. So I wanna sure Senator Durbin regardless of what you say to Senator Don Mcgann, we're not suspending this hearing proceed dancer the question or if the gentleman just say this if you judge Cavanaugh turned, Don Mcgann, and to this committee and say for the sake of my reputation, my family name and to get to the bottom of the truth of this. I am not going to be an obstacle to FBI investigation. I would hope that all the members of the committee will join me and saying we're going to bite by your witch wishes and we will have that investigation. I welcome whatever the committee. He wants to do because I'm telling the truth. I want to know what you want to die on telling the I want to know what you wanna do. I'm innocent of this charge that you're prepared for an FBI investigators reach conclusions. You reach the conclusion they do investigate questions on both ways. Judge. You can't say you're at the beginning. I wanted to. Any kind of investigations thing was in this. This thing was sprung at the last minute after being held by staff judge and I called. Immediately. If there is no truth to her charges. The FBI investigation will show that or are you afraid that they might not? FBI does not reach. You know, you know, this is, you know, that's a funny question. Senator dick Durbin questioning Brent Cavanaugh earlier and urging for a halt to the proceedings our coverage continues earlier in the day. Jeff we brought you roughly four hours of testimony from cavenaugh accuser. Christine Blasi Ford and WBZ's Kim Tunnicliffe spoke this afternoon with a psychological trauma expert about the impact of Ford's testimony on sex abuse, survivors, UMass Lowell psychology. Professor Doreen Arcus teaches a course in trauma and child development. She says the emotional testimony of Christine Blasi Ford, and perhaps more importantly, the dismissive and accusatory remarks from some senators have the potential to cause sexual assault victims to relive their abuse. No matter how many years have passed. Those deeply-felt senses are really very much ingrained. Your body remembers the kinds of memories that are evoked. For survivors can be very visceral and very real and much more like we experiencing then simply remembering Kim Tunnicliffe WBZ, News Radio ten thirty. WBZ news time six oh three. The Subaru retailers of New England all wheel drive.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

KDWN 720AM

04:22 min | 2 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

"Designated time. So the house taking a different approach, so clearly we're going to have to reconcile these differences in order to actually function and get these bills signed before the end of. The, year that's the goal we've had, good cooperation over her over here the house is watching what. We're doing and they know that attack actually making, law getting these bills signed is going to be to come in our direction and these copper Well I'm I'm hoping we're going to be able, to resolve this, issue we know it's important to him most Republicans including myself agree that we ought to find the wall and we're going to try to achieve that and of course of a regular order process at all unfolding before you and I hope we don't get to that position at the end of the fiscal year Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer who's waging an uphill battle to take back the. Senate majority suggested Republicans could be punished by, voters in the midterms if they fail to fund the, government and don't overrule the president's border wall push congressional auditors say about thirty million people. That's twenty one percent of US tax. Payers will have to come up with more money to pay their taxes next year because their employers withheld too little from their paychecks under government. Tables keyed into the new tax law and new tax withholding. Tables for employers were put together by, the government earlier this year about twenty seven million taxpayers would have been affected even if the new law hadn't been enacted the changes However, added three million to the number the department of homeland. Security's creating a center aimed at protecting banks electric companies and other critical, infrastructure against cyber attacks secretary cures to Nielsen says the threat from cyber attacks, now exceeds the danger of a physical attack against the US by hostile foreign group she says the national risk management center will work to quickly identify and address potential threats and improve safeguards across a range of industries well speaking of secretary Kirstin Nielsen atop democratic Senator says she should resign Illinois Democrat Illinois Democrat dick Durbin made the remark at a Senate Judiciary committee hearing where lawmakers from both parties on. Tuesday criticized the administration separation of migrant children, from families And here is Senator dick Durbin incredibly homeland security secretary Kirstin Nielsen claimed and I quote we. Do not have a policy of separating families at the border period but it was on her watch and under her leadership that nearly. Twenty, seven hundred children were, separated from their parents and more than seven. Hundred, children, still, have, not been reunited with their families including more than four hundred whose parents were apparently deported in more than ninety whose, parents can't be located at all What will become of these children and their parents Who border agents said Lee called quote deleted family, units in the name of these deleted family units. Seven hundred and eleven lost children and common decency I am today calling on the, architect of this humanitarian disaster department of homeland security secretary Kirsten Nielsen to step down The family separation policy is more. Than a bureaucratic lapse in judgment it is and was a cruel policy inconsistent with, the bedrock values of this nation Someone someone in this administration has to accept responsibility Meanwhile at that at that Senate Judiciary committee hearing under questioning from. Durban ice officials defended their, handling of the policy Matthew albums told the committee the agency has records documenting decisions by hundreds of. Migrant parents, to leave the US without their children a senators expressed doubt that many, parents willingly left their children behind president Donald Trump's. Comparing himself. To an icon of the Republican party ABRAHAM LINCOLN, he. Asserted Tuesday night at a rally in Tampa Florida. He's the most popular person in the Republican, party he also pushed voter ID laws by saying you need, an ID to do. Everything, including to buy groceries but.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on KSFO-AM

KSFO-AM

05:19 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on KSFO-AM

"The announcement that debris cavanaugh is the supreme court nominee for president trump and we had talked about dick durbin dick durbin the senator from from illinois well known as we all know for comparing us soldiers to the mass genocidal murder murderer paul pot back a few years ago during the gitmo days which he had to apologize for and as recently as yesterday he was suggesting that the senators that are running in trump states that are democrats that are incumbents did they consider giving up their seats that it's more important to get that supreme court justice then to win the senate well here's dick durbin yesterday on something is historic and important as the appointment to the vacancy on the supreme court there's not going to be pressure coming down from above these individuals have to make up their own mind on this issue all we asked them to do is wait until we have more facts more information there's a lot of documentation that needs to be raised and at least considered by the judiciary committee before anyone knows the full story of bread cavanaugh now to translate that into regular talk what dick durbin is sane is chuck schumer told me to shut up he wants to be majority leader that's how i do i could be wrong on that you and i talking about the the strategy of the democrats is there a strategy that look we can't win this and so what we need to do what we have a possibility of of of winning this is there discussion what we have a possibility of winning is more seats in the senate we're not going to win this deal with kavanagh did they come to that conclusion within twenty four hours we can't win this he is going to be seated the only thing that we can do at this point is worry about the midterm elections and that's what we need to focus on did they come to that determination yesterday because durbin has changed his narrative completely from the day before yeah yeah yeah yeah and right on the heels the minority minority leader saying you know we need to wait on the confirmation process we need to set until after the election right which which i guess gives more credibility to our our theory that they're saying we'll look all we can do is try we can try to delay this till after the election right and so that basically the only thing effectively what would that be right what would that look let's let's say it's funny mitch mcconnell that greece no we'll wait it's not going to happen but let's say they did that you're you're the only thing they're they're saying let's delay the damage until after so that we can focus on other things so that we can because if you look at the the whole idea of the blue wave scenario just in the senate i mean for the sake of this discussion because that's where the confirmation process takes place anybody believe there's a there's this massive blue wave or or huge shift right now the numbers right now don't support it now that could change we don't make predictions certainly this far out you know and we're not even to midjuly yet but the big blue wave that they were talking about just a few months ago is not so big anymore the point being is they're delaying the inevitable and they know that so let's just say they did win in november well because still have a period after the election to get the confirmation process dawn so you're delaying the inevitable but at but at that point there is no if you if you win it means you win those three seeds then you don't need then they don't feel pressured those democrats who won in trump states they don't feel election and well right but then but then you made the scenario let's say that let's say that the senate hypothetically goes goes to the democrats yes in schumer world this is the way it's going to happen so but you made this point does that mean that it will be eight eight on the supreme court until at least january of twenty twenty one i asked this question earlier does anyone believe it's going to be eight seats on the court until january of twenty twenty one the answer is no it's not so let's just behave like adults shall well i but i would ask this question if they won the senate if hypothetically if they won the senate and again that's not projected right now as happening through the you know the.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

KTAR 92.3FM

05:19 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

"The announcement that debris cavanaugh is the supreme court nominee for president trump and we had talked about dick durbin dick durbin the senator from from illinois well known as we all know for comparing us soldiers to the mass genocidal murder murderer paul pot back a few years ago during the gitmo days which he had to apologize for and as recently as yesterday he was suggesting that the senators that are running in trump states that are democrats that are incumbents that they consider giving up their seats that it's more important to get that supreme court justice then to win the senate well here's dick durbin yesterday on something is historic and important as the appointment to the vacancy on the supreme court there's not to be any pressure coming down from above these individuals have to make up their own mind on this issue all we've asked him to do is wait until we have more facts more information there's a lot of documentation that needs to be raised at least considered by the judiciary committee before anyone knows the full story of bread kevin now to translate that into regular talk what dick durbin is sane is chuck schumer told me to shut up he wants to be majority leader that's how i view i could be wrong on that you and i talking about the strategy of the democrats is there a strategy that look we can't win this and so what we need to do what we have a possibility of of winning this is there discussion what we have a possibility of winning is more seats in the senate we're not going to win this deal with kavanagh did they come to that conclusion within twenty four hours we can't win this he is going to be seated the only thing that we can do with this point is worry about the midterm elections and that's what we need to focus on did they come to that determination yesterday because durbin has changed his narrative completely oh yeah from the day before yeah yeah yeah yeah and right on the heels of the minority minority leader saying you know we need to wait on the confirmation process we need to set until after the election right which which i guess gives more credibility to our our theory that they're saying well look all we can do is try we can try to delay this till after the election right and so that basically the only thing because effectively what would that be right what would that look like let's let's say it's funny mitch mcconnell that greece go we'll wait it's not gonna happen but let's say they did you're you're the only thing they're they're saying let's delay the damage until after so that we can focus on other things so that we can because if you look at the the whole idea of the blue wave scenario just in the senate i mean for the sake of this discussion because that's where the confirmation process takes place anybody believe there's a there's this massive blue wave or or huge shift right now the numbers right now don't support it now that could change we don't make predictions certainly this far out you know and we're not even to midjuly yet but the big blue wave that they were talking about just a few months ago is not so big anymore the point being is they're delaying the inevitable and they know that so let's just say they did win in november well you're still have a period after the election to get the confirmation process dawn so you're delaying the inevitable in but at but at that point there is no if you if you win it means you win those three seats then you don't need then they don't feel pressured those democrats who won and trump states they don't feel election refresher and but then but then you made the scenario let's say that let's say that the senate hypothetically the goes goes to the democrats yes in schumer world this is the way it's going to happen so but you made this point does that mean that it will be eight eight on the supreme court until at least january of twenty twenty one i asked this question earlier does anyone believe it's going to be eight seats on the court until january of twenty twenty one the answer is no it's not so let's just behave like adults shall well i but i would ask this question if they won the senate if hypothetically if they won the senate and again that's not projected right now as happening through the you know the the.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on WTMJ 620

WTMJ 620

05:29 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on WTMJ 620

"The news today what is the narrative changing now what about a day and a half into the announcement that the brad kavanagh is the supreme court nominee for president trump and we talked about dick durbin dick durbin the senator from from illinois well known as we all know for comparing us soldiers to the mass genocidal murder murderer pol pot back a few years ago during the gitmo days which he had to apologize for and as recently as yesterday he was suggesting that the senators that are running in trump states that are democrats that are incumbents that they consider giving up their seats that it's more important to get that supreme court justice then to win the senate well here was dick durbin yesterday on something is historic and important as the appointment to the vacancy on the supreme court there's not gonna be any pressure coming down from above these individuals have to make up their own mind on this issue all we've asked him to do is wait until we have more facts more information there's documentation it needs to be raised at least considered by the judiciary committee before anyone knows the full story of bread cavanaugh now to translate that into regular talk what dick durbin is sane is chuck schumer told me to shut up he wants to be majority leader that's how i view i could be wrong on that you and i talking about the strategy of the democrats is there a strategy that look we can't win this and so what we need to do what we have a possibility of of winning this is there discussion what we have a possibility of winning is more seats in the senate we're not going to win this deal with kavanagh did they come to that conclusion within twenty four hours we can't win this he is going to be seated the only thing that we can do with this point is worry about the midterm elections and that's what we need to focus on did they come to that determination yesterday because durbin has changed his narrative completely from the yeah yeah yeah and right on the heels of the minority minority leader saying we need to wait on the confirmation process we need to set until after the election right which i guess gives more credibility to our our theory that they're saying well look all we can do is try we can try to delay this till after the election right and so that basically the only thing is effectively what would that be right what would that look like let's let's say it's funny mitch mcconnell that greece no we'll wait it's not going to happen but let's say they did that you're you're the only thing they're saying let's delay the damage until after so that we can focus on other things so that we can because if you look at the the whole idea of the blue wave scenario just in the senate i mean for the sake of this discussion because that's where the confirmation process takes place anybody believe there's a there's this massive blue wave or or huge shift right now the numbers right now don't support it now that could change we don't make predictions certainly this far out you know and we're not even to midjuly yet but the big blue wave that they were talking about just a few months ago is not so big anymore the point being is they're delaying the inevitable and they know that so let's just say they did win in november well you still have a period after the election to get the confirmation process dawn so you're delaying the inevitable but at but at that point there is no if you if you win it means you win those three seeds then you don't need the then they don't feel pressured those democrats who won in trump states they don't feel election but then you made the scenario let's say that let's say that the senate hypothetically the goes goes to the democrats yes in schumer world this is the way it's gonna so but you made this point does that mean that it will be eight eight on the supreme court until at least january twenty twenty one i asked this question earlier does anyone believe it's going to be eight seats on the court until january of twenty twenty one the answer is no it's not so let's just behave like adults shall well i but i would ask this question if they won the senate if i if they won the senate and again that's not projected right now as happening through the you know the the.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio

760 KFMB Radio

05:10 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio

"The news today what is the narrative changing now what about a day and a half into the spin that brad kavanagh is the supreme court nominee for president trump and we talked about dick durbin dick durbin the senator from from illinois well known as we all know for comparing us soldiers to the mass genocidal murder murderer hall pot back a few years ago during the gitmo days which he had to apologize for and as recently as yesterday he was suggesting that the senators that are running in trump states that are democrats that are incumbents did they consider giving up their seats that it's more important to get that supreme court justice then to win the senate well here was dick durbin yesterday on something is historic and important as the appointment to the vacancy on the supreme court there's not gonna be any pressure coming down from above these individuals have to make up their own mind on this issue all we've asked them to do is wait until we have more facts more information there's a lot of documentation it needs to be raised and at least considered by the judiciary committee before anyone knows the full story of bread cavanaugh now to translate that into regular talk what dick durbin is sane is chuck schumer told me to shut up he wants to be majority leader that's how i view i could be wrong on that you and i talking about the the strategy of the democrats is there a strategy that look we can't win this and so what we need to do what we have a possibility of of of winning this is there discussion what we have a possibility of winning is more seats in the senate we're not going to win this deal with cavenaugh did they come to that conclusion within twenty four hours we can't win this he is going to be seated the only thing that we can do with this point is worry about the midterm elections and that's what we need to focus on did they come to that determination yesterday because durbin has changed his narrative completely oh yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah and right on the heels of the minority minority leader saying you know we need to wait on the confirmation process we need to set until after the election right which which i guess gives more credibility to our our theory that they're saying well look all we can do is try we can try to delay this till after the election bright and so that basically the only thing because effectively what would that be right what would that look like let's say it's funny mitch mcconnell agrees we'll wait it's not going to happen but let's say they did that you're you're the only thing they're saying is let's delayed the damage until after so that we can focus on other things so that we can because if you look at the the whole idea of the blue wave scenario just in the senate i mean for the sake of this discussion because that's where the confirmation process takes place anybody believe there's a there's this massive blue wave or or huge shift right now the numbers right now don't support it now that could change and we don't make predictions certainly this far out you know and we're not even to midjuly yet but the big blue wave that they were talking about just a few months ago is not so big anymore the point being is they're delaying the inevitable and they know that so let's just say they did win in november well because still have a period after the election to get the confirmation process dawn so you're delaying the inevitable but at but at that point there is no if you if you win it means you win those three seeds then you don't need the then they don't feel pressured those democrats who won and trump states they don't feel the election and then but then you may the scenario let's say that let's say that the senate hypothetically the goes goes to the democrats yes in schumer world this is the way it's going to happen so but you made this point does that mean that it will be eight eight on the supreme court until at least january of twenty twenty one i asked this question earlier does anyone believe it's going to be eight seats on the court until january of twenty twenty one the answer is.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio

760 KFMB Radio

05:15 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio

"The announcement that brad kavanagh is the supreme court nominee for president trump and we talked about dick durbin dick durbin the senator from from illinois well known as we all know for comparing us soldiers to the mass genocidal murderer murderer hall pot back a few years ago during the gitmo days which he had to apologize for and as recently as yesterday he was suggesting that these senators that are running in trump states that are democrats that are incumbents did they consider giving up their seats that it's more important to get that supreme court justice then to win the senate well here was dick durbin yesterday on something is historic and important as the appointment to the vacancy on the supreme court there's not going to be any pressure coming down from above these individuals have to make up their own mind on this issue all we ask them to do is wait until we have more facts more information there's a lot of documentation that needs to be raised at least considered by the judiciary committee before anyone knows the full story of bread kevin now to translate that into regular talk what dick durbin is sane is chuck schumer told me to shut up he wants to be majority leader that's how i view i could be wrong on that you and i talking about the strategy of the democrats is there a strategy that look we can't win this and so what we need to do what we have a possibility of of of winning this is there discussion what we have a possibility of winning is more seats in the senate we're not gonna win this deal with cavenaugh did they come to that conclusion within twenty four hours we can't win this he is going to be seated the only thing that we can do with this point is worry about the midterm elections and that's what we need to focus on did they come to that determination yesterday because durbin has changed his narrative completely from the day before yeah yeah yeah yeah and right on the heels of the minority minority leader saying we need to wait on the confirmation process we need to set until after the election which i guess gives more credibility to our our theory that they're saying well look all we can do is try we can try to delay this till after the election right so that basically the only thing because effectively what would that be right what would that look like let's let's say it's funny mitch mcconnell that greece go we'll wait it's not going to happen but let's say they did you're you're the only thing they're they're saying let's delay the damage until after so that we can focus on other things so that we can because if you look at the the whole idea of the blue wave scenario just in the senate i mean for the sake of this discussion because that's where the confirmation process takes place anybody believe there's a there's this massive blue wave or or huge shift right now the numbers right now don't support it now that could change we don't make predictions certain live this far out and we're not even to midjuly yet but the big blue wave that they were talking about just a few months ago is not so big anymore the point being is they're delaying the inevitable and they know that so let's just say they did win in november well still have a period after the election to get the confirmation process dawn so you're delaying the inevitable but at but at that point there is no if you if you win it means you win those three seats then you don't need then they don't feel pressured those democrats who won in trump states they don't feel election rush and well right but then but then you made the scenario let's say that let's say that the senate hypothetically the goes goes to the democrats yes in schumer world this is the way it's going to happen so but you made this point does that mean that it will be eight eight on the supreme court until at least january of twenty twenty one i asked this question earlier does anyone believe it's going to be eight seats on the court until january of twenty twenty one the answer is no it's not so let's just behave like adults xiaowei i but i would ask this question if they won the senate if hypothetically if they won the senate and again that's not projected right now as happening through the the the polling that we see.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on KSFO-AM

KSFO-AM

05:15 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on KSFO-AM

"The announcement that brad kavanagh is the supreme court nominee for president trump and we had talked about dick durbin dick durbin the senator from from illinois well known as we all know for comparing us soldiers to the mass genocidal murder murderer paul pot back a few years ago during the gitmo days which he had to apologize for and as recently as yesterday he was suggesting that the senators that are running in trump states that are democrats that are incumbents that they consider giving up their seats that it's more important to get that supreme court justice then to win the senate well here was dick durbin yesterday when something is historic and important as the appointment to the vacancy on the supreme court there's not to be any pressure coming down from above these individuals have to make up their own mind on this issue all we've asked him to do is wait until we have more facts more information there's a lot of documentation that needs to be raised at least considered by the judiciary committee before anyone knows the full story of bread cava now to translate that into regular talk what dick durbin is sane is chuck schumer told me to shut up he wants to be majority leader that's how i view i could be wrong on that you and i talking about the the strategy of of the democrats is there a strategy that look we can't win this and so what we need to do what we have a possibility of of of winning this is there discussion what we have a possibility of winning is more seats in the senate we're not going to win this deal with kavanagh did they come to that conclusion within twenty four hours we can't win this he is going to be seated the only thing that we can do at this point is worry about the midterm elections and that's what we need to focus on did they come to that determination yesterday because durbin has changed his narrative completely oh yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah and right on the heels of the minority minority leader saying you know we need to wait on the confirmation process we need to set until after the election right which which i guess gives more credibility to our our theory that they're saying well look all we can do is try we can try to delay this till after the election right and so that basically the only thing because effectively what would that be right what would that look like let's let's say it's funny mitch mcconnell that greece we'll wait let's not going to happen but let's say they did you're you're the only thing they're they're saying let's delay the damage until after so that we can focus on other things so that we can because if you look at the the whole idea of the blue wave scenario just in the senate i mean for the sake of this discussion because that's where the confirmation process takes place anybody believe there's a there's this massive blue wave or or huge shift right now the numbers right now don't support it now that could change and we don't make predictions certainly this far out you know and we're not even to midjuly yet but the big blue wave that they were talking about just a few months ago is not so big anymore the point being is they're delaying the inevitable and they know that so let's just say they did win in november well we still have a period after the election to get the confirmation process dawn so you're delaying the inevitable but at but at that point there is no if you if you win it means you win those three seats then you don't need the then they don't feel pressured those democrats who won in trump states they don't feel election well but then but then you made the scenario let's say that let's say that the senate hypothetically the goes goes to the democrats yes in schumer world this is the way it's going to happen so but you made this point does that mean that it will be eight eight on the supreme court until at least january of twenty twenty one i asked this question earlier anyone believe it's going to be eight seats on the court until january of twenty twenty one the answer is no it's not so let's just the hhave like a duck colts shower i but i would ask this question if they won the senate if hypothetically if they won the senate and again that's not projected right now as happening through the you know the the polling that we.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

02:35 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"Have a very tenuous pathways regaining the majority in the senate to begin with but if dick durbin continues at pays ended repented democrats who currently are in red states end up voting no it could be that the republicans will meaningfully expand their majority in the united states senate the president may wanna win this one by a narrow margin despite the fact that a big endorsement from the united states senate would be a good endorsement for for judge brett kavanagh it doesn't seem like we're getting anywhere near a big endorsement it won't be a landslide vote it won't be a unanimous decision it'll be nothing like that so maybe it would be better just to be close and let these democrats sort of kamikaze their way out of the united states senate autism sticky wicket isn't it i always wanted to use that phrase conversation i finally get to use it here's the thing the democrats do i think determine and could play devil's advocate they can afford to lose a couple of seats because according to the cook political report which we talk about yeah they have revised the house readings map for every congressional district in the us they did it on friday they found that democrats have a shot up to fifty six seats in november so losing losing some seats i is not necessarily going to be a terrible thing for them now i know that we're not talking necessarily just the house or talking about the senate as well but i wonder if for them they're willing to fall on that sword to deny the president this pick just out of principle because if they pick up seats in the house that that to that that's a blue wave and it does it does help stop of a lot of the president's agenda right however the president's still going to get get to nominate somebody else so that he's always still going to get to nominate somebody else in that seat so whether they like it or not eventually the president is going to get to fill that supreme court seat i don't think the democrats can keep that seat open and keep it at a at a out of eight justices a four four court until the twenty twenty i don't think that that's possible i don't see that happening i could be wrong but i think that's their game plan at this point is that we're just going to keep obstructing obstructing obstructing keep it a four four court and this way they don't have to you know they have a little worried about any day of little recourse to do that short of physically barricading the doors of the united states senate well michael moore said that he was ready to surround the capital and michael moore pretty much could on his own he could literally sit around the capital michael moore could do it.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on News Radio WGOW

News Radio WGOW

06:18 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on News Radio WGOW

"Dick durbin soundbites it just it just frosts me but you don't folks at the same time i'm gonna i'm gonna you i'm in a good mood because our side is prevailing they are coming unglued and there's there's a rule of thumb and that is when your enemy is making a fool of himself stand out of the way and just let it happen nothing that they are doing is engendering growth or not persuading people on the fence they're driving people away that's the dirty little secret here is that these radical leftists in the mainstream democrats and i don't believe there's been a mainstream democrat for years but but i'm just talking now in comparison to the new young radicals people like durbin pelosi i mean they're they're radical leftists on their own and always have been but when they glommed on and sign on to some of this anti american rhetoric what do they they held do they think they're doing they are driving people away i think these people in the democrat party would be stunned if they really knew how many obama voters voted for trump and i think they're starting to learn you know these people lied to themselves like you would not believe and they convinced themselves of the only people that voted for trump or people at slobber that are missing a couple of front teeth that have a vocabulary about seventy five words they sit on a front porch playing the banjo spitting tobacco while shooting up heroin i mean that's who they think trump voters are and they're now learning trump voters are college educated that trump voters crossed the democratic spectrum and that many of them were obama voters but you know who's really really taking the channel about now and that is the conservative never trumper crowd i haven't talked about this on purpose by design but i'm just going to mention it here in reference george will be ford the retirement announcement of anthony kennedy so frustrated then he wrote a piece suggesting the only hope for america is if all republicans vote democrat to get rid of trump and everything related to trump now stop and think about that for a minute that's almost as off the wall is people on the left or off the wall that's in the midst of policies that all these intellectual conservatives have extensively been fighting for their whole lives trump is implementing much of what they have claimed to believe in but maybe they didn't believe that much because as it's being implemented they can't bring themselves to support it because of the guy who was president while it's happening vote democrat give up the supreme court give the supreme court to the democrat party give up on the idea of america remaining as founded that's the answer to donald trump on the republican conservative intellectual side has there ever been a group of people more wrong about their own party maybe but i can't think of it good grief is ever a bunch of people ought to be humiliated and embarrassed it is the fo intellectuals on the never trump side of conservatism all the predictions that trump failure all the predictions of disaster or not a single one of them have come true and in fact it's been just the exact opposite now we have the democrats for whom we should all vote now oh yeah that's the solution raising hell over the fact that we have a police force at the border we're talking about two thousand kids out of twelve thousand that ended up being separated let me give you some numbers here's all of this marching all of these vagina hat wearing an tif of black lives matter take take your pick whatever they wanna call themselves screaming and yelling about separated families and how it's an america house so horrible there are right this minute as we speak two point seven million children with a parent in prison two point seven million there are four hundred thousand kids in foster care separated from their families these are americans by the way two point seven million american children with an american parent in prison four hundred thousand kids in foster care but somehow somehow the democrat party has zeroed in on two thousand illegal immigrants who violated the law who got temporarily separated from their kids and all of this all of that means america's horrible and sucks an ice is out of control let them keep talking folks they're driving the people we want crazy crazy they're pulling it off here is bob in peoria bob you're next i'm glad you waited it's great to have you on the.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on News Radio 920 AM

News Radio 920 AM

06:18 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on News Radio 920 AM

"Dick durbin soundbites it just it just frosts me but you don't folks at the same time i'm gonna i'm gonna jockey i'm in a good mood because our side is prevailing they are coming unglued and there's this is a rule of thumb and that is when your enemy is making a form of himself stand out of the way and just let it happen nothing that they are doing is engendering growth they're not persuading people on the fence they're driving people away that's the dirty little secret here is that these radical leftists in the mainstream democrats and i don't believe there's been a mainstream democrat for years but but i'm just talking now in comparison to the new young radicals people like durbin pelosi i mean they're they're radical leftists on their own and always have been but when they on and sign on to some of this anti american rhetoric what are they they held do they think they're doing they are driving people away i think these people in the democrat party would be stunned if they really knew how many obama voters voted for trump and i think they're starting to learn you know these people lied to themselves like you would not believe and they convinced themselves of the only people voted for trump for people slobber that are missing a couple of front teeth that have a vocabulary about seventy five words they sit on a front porch playing the banjo spitting tobacco while shooting up heroin i mean that's who they think trump voters are and they're now learning trump voters are college educated that trump voters crossed the democratic spectrum in that many of them were obama voters you know who's really really taking on the chat about now and that is the conservative nevertrumper crowd you know i haven't talked about this on purpose by design but i'm just going to mention it here in reference george will be ford the retirement announcement of anthony kennedy so frustrated that he wrote a piece suggesting the only hope for america is if all republicans vote democrat to get rid of trump in everything related to trump now stop and think about that for a minute that's almost as off the wall is people on the left or off the wall that's in the midst of policies that all of these intellectual conservatives have extensively been fighting for their whole lives trump is implementing much of what they have claimed to believe in but maybe they didn't believe if that much because as it's being implemented they can't bring themselves to support it because of the guy who was president while it's happening vote democrat give up the supreme court give the supreme court to the democrat party give up on the idea of america remaining as founded that's the answer to donald trump on the republican conservative intellectual side has there ever been a group of people more wrong about their own party maybe but i can't think of it good grief is ever a bunch of people that ought to be humiliated and embarrassed it is the fo intellectuals and the never trump side of conservatism all the predictions that trump failure all the predictions of disaster not a single one of them have come true and in fact it's been just the exact opposite now we have the democrats for whom we should all vote now oh yeah that's the solution raising hell over the fact that we have a police force at the border we're talking about two thousand kids out of twelve thousand that ended up being separated let me give you some numbers all of this marching all of these vagina hat wearing antiques black lives matter take take your pick whatever they wanna call themselves screaming and yelling about separated families and how it's an american house so horrible there are right this minute as we speak two point seven million children with a parent in prison two point seven million there are four hundred thousand kids in foster care separated from their families these are americans by the way two point seven million american children with an american parent in prison four hundred thousand kids in foster care somehow somehow the democrat party has zeroed in on two thousand illegal immigrants who violated the law who got temporarily separated from their kids and all of this all of that means america's horrible and sucks an ice is out of control let them keep talking folks they're driving the people we want crazy crazy they're pulling it off here is bob in peoria bob you're next i'm glad you waited it's great to have you on the.

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"dick durbin" Discussed on KSFO-AM

KSFO-AM

01:44 min | 3 years ago

"dick durbin" Discussed on KSFO-AM

"You have a united states senator a federal official trying to intimidate a private media company and nobody says squat you had a democrat president of the united states obama surveilling media companies and reporters and nobody says squat donald trump openly in front of the whole world specifically accuses certain media outlets of running with fake news of concocting news specific reporters and it said that he's trying to destroy the first amendment not dick durbin not barack obama dick durbin is a tyrant and he's a coward and i challenge them again to come on this program and confronts somebody who knows what the hell he is and what the hell he's doing rather than the soft interviews that he goes on this company sinclair did nothing wrong it's just more of the same saul alinsky tactics more of the same left wing marxist type tactics being used by the media against media outlets that don't conform ironically enough to their pretorious guard ideology and the only reason dick durbin is going after this company sinclair is because he can't control it like the democrat party control most of the media today most of the media controls the democrat party today.

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