Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL)

Senator for Illinois, Democrat

Richard J. Durbin


We agree 66% of the time.


Home town: Springfield
Born: November 21, 1944
Born in: East St. Louis, IL
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Catholic
Marital status: M
Spouse: Loretta
Previous political experience: US House, 1983-97; US Senate, 1997-present
Elected in year: 2004
Next election in year: 2026
Family: 2 children
Education: JD Georgetown Univ., 1969
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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Facebook Address: SenatorDurbin


Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry


  • Defense
  • Energy and Water Development
  • Financial Services and General Government
  • Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies


  • Constitution
  • Criminal Justice and Counterterrorism
  • Human Rights and the Law

Rules and Administration


Washington, D.C. Office:

711 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-2152
Fax: (202) 228-0400

Chicago Office:

230 South Dearborn Street, Suite 3892
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: 312-353-4952
Fax: (312) 353-0150

Springfield Office:

525 South 8th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
Phone: 217-492-4062
Fax: (217) 492-4382

Carbondale Office:

250 West Cherry Street, Suite 115D
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-351-1122
Fax: (618) 351-1124

Rock Island Office:

1504 Third Avenue, Suite 227
Rock Island, IL 61201
Phone: 309-786-5173
Fax: (309) 786-5404


We Agree
of the time
title level sponsored our position their vote agree/disagree year
Bill: S 205
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2021
Bill: S J Res 1
Equal Rights Amendment
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2021
Bill: S 1831
3D Gun Safety Act of 2019
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2019
Bill: S 1787
Miranda's Law
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: S J Res 5
Equal Rights Amendment - Senate
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2017
Bill: S 2974
A bill Ensure Funding for National Human Trafficking Hotline
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: S 2577
Justice for All Act
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2016
Bill: S 524
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2015
Bill: S 178
Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2015