“There reaches a point when you have a responsibility to tell people what you’re facing and how things are going,” Durbin said. “Sen. Kirk has done that, and I think Congressman Jackson will face that, too.”
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.