Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) urged the creation of a singular emergency COVID-19 medical supply chain authority, or “supply chain czar,” to oversee and coordinate federal efforts surrounding the production, acquisition, and national distribution of medical equipment in response to the coronavirus epidemic.
Three legislative priorities previously introduced by Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) to help small businesses and address shortages of medical devices were incorporated into the final version of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which passed the Senate and House with overwhelming bipartisan support and was signed into law on Friday, March 27, 2020.
Today, Congressman Brad Schneider released the following statement on his vote in favor of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act:
Earlier this week, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) introduced legislation to help American small businesses dealing with economic fallout of the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
I hope you and your loved ones are safe, healthy, and managing during these difficult times.
Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced he will host a second telephone town hall this week to discuss and answer questions related to the coronavirus. More than 8,000 constituents participated on his previous telephone town hall on coronavirus, hosted last week.
This week, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), hosted a webinar to discuss and answer questions on help available for local small businesses affected by the coronavirus outbreak.
Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), a member of the House Ways & Means Committee, requested the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) delay the April 15 tax filing deadline due to disruptions caused by the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19).
Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced his offices will begin serving constituents remotely and physical locations will be temporarily closed to most visitors in order to protect the public health and prevent the potential spread of coronavirus.
Today, legislation introduced by Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) to address the threat of domestic terrorism passed the House Judiciary Committee by a vote of 24-2. The Committee’s markup and bipartisan vote reports H.R. 5602, the Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020, out of the House Judiciary Committee.
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Veterans and elected officials filled the meeting room of American Legion McKinlock Post 264 in Lake Forest for a Vietnam-era Veteran Commemoration Ceremony in the afternoon of Saturday, Feb. 29.
Democratic Rep. Brad Schneider has been in Congress, serving Illinois’s 10th Congressional District since Jan. 3, 2017, when he returned after winning back his seat the previous November.
Prior to that, he served as a congressman for the district between 2013 and 2015.
The Internal Revenue Service should investigate the National Rifle Association's non-profit status to determine whether it ran afoul of the tax code, Congressman Brad Schneider said in a report that highlights allegations of financial misconduct at the gun-rights group.
An Antioch nurse, a teacher at North Chicago Community High School and a Waukegan environmental activist will be in attendance at President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Capitol Hill Tuesday as guests of two local U.S. Representatives and an Illinois senator who want to send a message to the current administration.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will lead a congressional delegation to Israel for the World Holocaust Forum’s commemoration ceremony at Yad Vashem, joining dozens of world leaders traveling to Jerusalem this week.
Citing a deadly year and the threat of domestic terrorism, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider (D-IL) have reintroduced the Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020–legislation to enhance federal abilities to crack down on domestic terror.
Rep. Brad Schneider of Illinois' 10th district spoke Thursday on the House floor in Washington ahead of voting in support of a non-binding resolution calling for a halt to military action against Iran in the wake of the death of Gen. Qassem Soleimani.
Some caution is warranted before putting the impeachment process in the hands of the United States Senate for a trial, Rep. Brad Schneider (D-Deerfield) said Thursday, one day after voting to impeach President Donald Trump.
A new congressional task force, billed as bipartisan but so far dominated by Chicago-area Democrats, has been formed to pressure the Environmental Protection Agency to update its ethylene oxide regulations.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Brad Schneider announced artwork by Monika Duchoslav, a 4th grade student at Eugene Field Elementary School was the winning design for his 2017 holiday card.
Earlier this year, Schneider solicited greeting card designs from Tenth District elementary schools on the theme of “Peace and Unity.”