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Sen. Dick Durbin on Election, Congress, More

As the latest polls show the race between Sen. Dick Durbin and his challenger Jim Oberweis tightening, the long-serving Illinois senator joins us to discuss the Senate race, congressional dysfunction, and other hot-button issues.

Chicago Tonight invited Jim Oberweis, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, to appear on Wednesday's show, but he declined to our invitation.

View a timeline of Durbin's political career: