Senator Dick Durbin on Budget Deadlock


SPRINGFIELD- U.S. Senator Dick Durbin held a press conference today to address current events as well as the budget deadlock issue plauging Illinois.

Durbin said, ""I'm not going to point fingers I have my own theories about why we are in this mess. But, as I travel around this state and encounter the individuals and communities that are suffering from this budget deadlock it is just unfair. Some of the most innocent people in our state have suffered. Working mom's who needed day care and couldnt afford it have found their options limited."

Durbin proceeded to discuss the finances of public schools. Also on his list of topics was the recent Supreme Court Justice nomination that President Obama announced in early March. Merrick Garland who is originally from Chicago is being supported by Senator Durbin.

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