CHICAGO, April 28 (UPI) --
Sen. Roland Burris
introduced fellow Illinois Democrat Sen. Dick Durbin
as the "senior citizen" from Illinois during Vice President Joe Biden
's Chicago visit.
Burris, 71, told the crowd Monday: "And now, it is my pleasure to introduce the senior citizen from the great state of Illinois," the Chicago Sun-Times reported Tuesday.
The senator quickly corrected himself amid laughs from the crowd.
"The senior senator. I did that at a committee hearing one time ... I am older than him," he said.
Durbin is 64.
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