Dick Durbin Reflections On The Life Of An Independent Congressman By Darnysha Mitchell & Charlie Schlenker • Oct 1, 2019 Barbara Stuart Paul Findley served 22 years as a congressman from Illinois in the 20th District. The area he represented covered much of the territory Abraham Lincoln served during his one term in Congress. Durbin, Democrats Push For Complete Mueller Report By Eric Stock • Mar 25, 2019 Eric Stock / WGLT UPDATE: U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., said the summary judgment Attorney General William Barr released into the Mueller report findings in the Russia investigation creates more questions than it answers. Duckworth, Durbin Receive Letter From Ford Supporters By Eric Stock • Sep 26, 2018 J. Scott Applewhite / AP U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are renewing their call for an FBI investigation into sexual assault claims against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Durbin Grills Kavanaugh Over Executive Powers By Eric Stock • Sep 6, 2018 Jacquelyn Martin / AP There were some tense exchanges between U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Thursday during the judge's confirmation hearing.