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Durbin: Trump ‘Dangerously Close to Obstruction of Justice’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) stated President Trump is “dangerously close” to committing obstruction of justice when he “starts trying to influence” Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Durbin said when the president “starts

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Durbin: ‘We Don’t Have the Power’ to Play Hardball on SCOTUS Nominee

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) stated that Senate Democrats “don’t have the power” to play “hardball” on the nominee to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. Co-host Mika Brzezinski asked, “[W]hat is the

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Lindsey Graham Lashes Out at DHS Criticism

Amnesty advocate Sen. Lindsey Graham lashed out at the Department of Homeland Security after the agency criticized the amnesty amendment being pushed by Graham, other business-first Republicans and by progressive Democrats.

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Democrats Oppose Sealing Border-Law Loopholes

Democrats are quietly rejecting the legal reforms needed to stop waves of migrants from walking through President Donald Trump’s proposed concrete-and-rebar wall. The fundamental disagreement over border-law loopholes is rarely cited by media, even as Democrats gradually admit they can fund construction

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Senate Amnesty Bills Get Rushed to a Thursday Vote

The Senate’s supposedly open and lengthy debate on immigration and amnesty will likely come to a quick end on Thursday, leaving both Democratic and GOP groups scrambling to find 60 votes before a Senate recess starts on Friday. The short period means

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Durbin Declares ‘Gang of Six’ Amnesty Is Dead

Sen. Richard Durbin announced Wednesday morning the death of his “Gang of Six” amnesty-giveaway bill, and tepidly promised to develop a replacement bill sought by the party’s pro-amnesty base.

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Poll: Flake/Graham/Durbin Expansive Amnesty Is Outside the Mainstream

Despite Sen. Lindsey Graham’s best efforts to persuade the mainstream media that his expansive amnesty plan — also authored by Sen. Jeff Flake and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) — for millions of illegal aliens is popular, a new poll says otherwise.

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Flake/Durbin/Gardner Plan: Amnesty for Millions or Shut Down Government

An expansive amnesty plan for millions of illegal aliens, being led by Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and his Democrat and Republican establishment allies, known as the “Gang of Six,” would give a pathway to U.S. citizenship to 25,000 foreign nationals who were previously granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS).