Durbin regretted that he was unable to attend the Democrats' recent
fundraiser event due to the debt-ceiling vote crisis in Washington,
D.C. He is the majority whip in the U.S. Senate.
had sent two speakers on his behalf to the July 29 event, and his
downstate chief of staff, Bill Houlihan, remarked that the senator
would try to make it up to the Logan County Democrats at his first
available chance. Durbin is keeping his word on Saturday morning.
All Logan County Democrats are welcome to attend. Note the change
in meeting location.
About Dick Durbin
[Text from file received from
Rebecca Drake, Logan County Democrat chair]