Sen. Dick Durbin honors Ernie Banks on Senate Floor

January 27, 2015 12:38 PM

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U.S. Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois has honored a baseball Hall of Famer who recently passed away with a speech on the Senate Floor.

The Democratic lawmaker delivered remarks Monday following the death of former Chicago Cubs player Ernie Banks, known as "Mr. Cub," on Friday. Durbin told his constituents that Banks was a great Chicago ambassador whose infectious love of baseball was matched only by his passion for the people in hi...

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