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Durbin’s War Chest Swelling

Durbin’s War Chest Swelling

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Senator Dick Durbin’s latest campaign report says he’s got more than $6 million in the bank for his re-election bid this year, including about $771,000 he’s raised since January.

The Democrat from Springfield is being challenged by dairy magnate and state Senator Jim Oberweis. His report hasn’t been made public yet.

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