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Durbin urges residents at Naperville town hall to have faith, seek change

"We need to fix this and we can fix this," he said.

The only negative comment during the nearly 11/2-hour session came from a woman who said she lost her health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and did not want to buy insurance through the exchange because she did not want to lose her doctor. She also was critical that members of Congress had better health care coverage than some Americans.

Durbin drew applause when he identified immigration reform, criminal justice reform and funding for scientific research as measures he believes would have a historic impact on the country. He noted that he has worked over the last couple of years to increase funding for medical research by 5 percent each year.

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