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RINO attack: Dems yielded time to John McCain so he could defend Obamacare, my friends

By Doug Powers  •  September 25, 2013 02:15 PM


Dick Durbin: Are bloggers and tweeters entitled to constitutional protection?

By Doug Powers  •  May 26, 2013 05:53 PM

“21st century questions”

Dick Durbin: Buy hybrid cars or get killed by tornadoes

By Doug Powers  •  April 6, 2012 05:05 PM

“Your money or your life”

Obama, Durbin Bash Bank of America’s New Debit Card Fee

By Doug Powers  •  October 3, 2011 10:29 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Starting next year, Bank of America announced they’d be charging debit card customers a $5 monthly fee. The bank said it’s in response to an amendment to the Dodd-Frank bill that was pushed by Dick Durbin to limit the per-transaction fee banks charge retailers when their customers swipe debit cards (“interchange […]

Dare to DREAM: Dick Durbin Says Maybe Someday an Illegal Alien Will Be Elected President

By Doug Powers  •  June 29, 2011 10:18 PM

**Written by Doug Powers When Illinois Senator Dick Durbin looks at a crowd of Tea Partying American citizens, he sees extremists and a bunch of fringe wackos who don’t speak for America. When he looks at a roomful of illegal aliens he sees the future of America, and maybe even the next US president: (CNSNews.com) […]

Dems Incensed Obama’s Fiscal Commission May Recommend Sweeping ::gulp:: Spending Cuts

By Doug Powers  •  November 10, 2010 10:47 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Hey, whose side is this “fiscal commission” on anyway? The chairmen of President Obama’s fiscal commission sparked a political firestorm Wednesday with the early release of a report proposing sweeping changes to Social Security, Medicare and the tax code. The plan would reduce the deficit by nearly $4 trillion over the […]

The Demcare control freaks are partying hard

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 24, 2010 10:15 AM

Image credit: Reader Rachel in Kentucky GOP Sen. Jim DeMint went head to head against Democrat Sen. Dick Durbin on NBC’s “Today Show” and MSNBC this morning. DeMint noted that the “American people are very angry”. Durbin’s response? Essentially: Shut up and pay the price of Democrat majority rule. Watch Durbin justify the massive cost […]

Durbin’s anti-filibuster petition

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 26, 2010 02:05 PM

“Nobody’s talking about reconciliation,” Harry Reid said yesterday at Oba-kabuki. “Nooooooobody.” So, er, what’s this? Why, it’s Dick “Nobody” Durbin launching an online petition to kill the filibuster and lower the threshold for cloture to a simple majority. Thunders Durbin: It’s time to end the filibuster The American people are sick of process blocking progress. […]

Durbin says: We’re going to hell! Update: The Obama “baby mama” drama

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 11, 2008 10:04 PM

Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch’intrate. Plus: Baby mama and baby daddy drama.

Did Dick Durbin video to YKos violate Senate ethics rules?

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 6, 2007 02:42 PM

Earlier today, bloggers Reverse Spin and Backyard Conservative called attention to Democrat Dick Durbin’s video to the nutroots YearlyKos convention, which used an official Senate seal. The Senate Ethics Manual explicitly forbids the use of the Senate seal for campaign use. The video had been posted on the DailyKos website since Saturday. Anne Leary: In […]