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Sen. Richard J. Durbin

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Boxes are seen during a rally for Amazon workers in New York in 2020. Online marketplaces like Amazon are not doing enough to prevent dangerous and counterfeit products from being sold to customers, Durbin and Cassidy write.

Shady third-party sellers are running rampant online. It’s time for Congress to step in

Vanita Gupta’s dedication to building meaningful, lasting partnerships, even with those of a different political party or ideological stripe, will be vital to the Justice Department, Durbin writes.

Why Vanita Gupta deserves to be confirmed as associate attorney general

UNITED STATES - JUNE 16: Vanita Gupta, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights, testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing titled “Police Use of Force and Community Relations,” in Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, June 16, 2020. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call/POOL)

Senate must confirm Lisa Monaco, Vanita Gupta and Kristen Clarke to the Justice Department

The Strengthening America’s Health Care Readiness Act would bolster health worker surge capacity to be prepared for health emergencies, Durbin and Rubio write.

How can we fix our health worker shortage? Start with tackling student debt

Swipe Fee Reform Is a Success for Consumers | Commentary

Corporations Won’t Wait for Tax Reform, So Why Should Congress? | Commentary

Congress Can, and Should, Address Student Loan Debt | Commentary

Durbin: Trim Fat on For-Profit College Subsidies

Durbin: True Recovery Means Jobs Growth

Clean Technology Is Crucial for Coal