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Sen. Dick Durbin undergoes heart surgery at Northwestern Memorial

Nora Shelly, Print Managing Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under City

US. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) underwent an outpatient heart procedure Tuesday morning at Northwestern Memorial Hospital after an annual physical found a common abnormal heart rhythm, according to a news release. The procedure,...

Kelly, Durbin introduce legislation targeting unemployment in areas with high poverty rates

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

April 19, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) will introduce two pieces of legislation to Congress next week that detail a plan to increase employment opportunities for at-risk Illinois youth, according to...