Dick Durbin is making an ass of himself

Can Dick Durbin stifle himself for a bit?  The vaunted senator from Illinois is saying one absurd thing after another, putting the jackass back big into the Democratic Party label. Seriously, get a load of this first one from the senior senator from Illinois: A top Democrat in the Senate said his vulnerable colleagues from red states "understand" that fighting to stop President Trump's Supreme Court pick is more important than getting re-elected in 2018. Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., was pressed on this "dilemma" that Democrats face as the 2018 midterms approach during an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press." "Staying united to stop the Supreme Court pick could cost you red state senators.  Not fighting it as hard might allow the red state senators to get re-elected and get Democrats in control of the Senate.  That's your dilemma," host Chuck Todd posited on Sunday. President...(Read Full Post)