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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Foster (IL-11), Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) and Brad Schneider (IL-10) voted against the Republican budget proposal introduced by Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (WI-01). They released the following statements:

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

U.S. Congressman U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Jim Costa (CA-16) sent a letter to Speaker John Boehner asking for an immediate vote on the Senate-passed unemployment insurance extension.

Rep. Schneider and Rep. Costa led the letter, which 131 of their colleagues signed, to underscore the urgent need to extend this critical lifeline for millions of Americans.

Apr 7, 2014 Press Release

U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) called for an immediate vote in the House on unemployment insurance following today’s passage of a bipartisan unemployment insurance extension in the Senate.

Apr 3, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Mark Meadows (NC-11), Rep. Brad Schneider (IL-10), House Foreign Affairs Chairman Ed Royce (CA-39) and Ranking Member Eliot Engel (NY-16) will introduce legislation that would toughen economic sanctions against Hezbollah, a terrorist organization that continues to pose a threat to the United States, our allies and interests throughout the Middle East, and well beyond. 

Apr 1, 2014 Press Release

U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) sent a letter to the House Appropriations Committee urging for robust funding for the Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (Risk MAP) program. The program’s goal is to ensure that all flood data is current and optimal and foster direct community engagement to better identify, assess, communicate and mitigate flood risk.

Apr 1, 2014 Press Release

U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), a member of the House Small Business Committee, released the following statement on the budget proposal introduced today by Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (WI-01).

“Budgets are about priorities, and this budget simply flies in the face of our core values—it hurts our middle class, our students and our seniors.

Mar 27, 2014 Press Release
Explanation of cause, impact on Lake Michigan and prevention efforts needed

U.S. Representatives Mike Quigley (IL-05), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Brad Schneider (IL-10), Dan Lipinski (IL-03), Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) and Danny K.

Mar 26, 2014 Press Release

U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) signed a discharge petition today to force a vote on the bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform bill introduced in the House. If a majority of Members sign the petition, the House would be required to consider the legislation.

Mar 25, 2014 Press Release

U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement after reports of oil from BP’s Whiting refinery in Indiana spilled into Lake Michigan. 

Mar 25, 2014 Press Release
Speaks to Importance of Skilled Workforce, Modern Infrastructure, Robust Economic Growth

U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) laid out some of his key budget priorities, including sensible investments in infrastructure and workforce training, during his testimony today before the House Committee on the Budget.