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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

May 22, 2018 Press Release
Bill would create primary care benefit that allows two deductible-free primary care office visits per year

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) announced the introduction of new bipartisan legislation to improve primary care options for individuals with high-deductible health insurance plans.

May 21, 2018 Press Release
Schneider will answer questions from constituents and update attendees on his work in Washington

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) will host a “Congress on Your Corner” event to answer questions from constituents and brief attendees on his work in Washington on Saturday, May 26 at 10:00 a.m. The event will be held at Lake Bluff Village Hall and is open to the public.

This will be Schneider’s 23rd Congress on Your Corner town hall event since taking office in January 2017.

May 18, 2018 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the below statement following the failure of H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 or “Farm Bill” by a vote of 198-213:

May 18, 2018 Press Release
Amidst rising reports of anti-Semitic incidents, bill would require President to fill currently vacant Special Envoy position

This week, the House Foreign Affairs Committee voted to advance bipartisan legislation to elevate the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism at the U.S. State Department to the rank of Ambassador, and require the President nominate a Special Envoy within 90 days of enactment.

May 14, 2018 Press Release

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky (IL-09) and U.S. Representative Brad Schneider (IL-10) today hosted a federal grants workshop in Northbrook, Illinois. The morning session highlighted resources available to local governments for transportation, infrastructure, flood mitigation and first responders.

May 14, 2018 Press Release
Participants will visit local STEM facilities with Schneider to learn about career opportunities

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced the launch of the Tenth District STEM Scholars program, a new educational opportunity for local high school students to learn about science, technology, education, and math through hands-on learning experiences.

May 10, 2018 Press Release
Amendment helps communities like Zion, IL identify and acquire existing federal resources and funding opportunities

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed an amendment offered by Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) to help connect communities housing stranded nuclear waste, including Zion, IL, with desperately needed federal resources.

May 9, 2018 Press Release
Bill would strengthen State Department’s Global Engagement Center in wake of Russian interference in 2016 election

Today, the House Foreign Affairs Committee voted to advance legislation introduced by U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Ted Lieu (CA-33) that would strengthen U.S. efforts to counter foreign disinformation and propaganda campaigns.

May 8, 2018 Press Release
Bill would strengthen State Department’s Global Engagement Center in wake of Russian interference in 2016 election

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Ted Lieu (CA-33) announced the introduction of new legislation to strengthen the Global Engagement Center (GEC) within the Department of State, the office tasked with countering foreign disinformation and propaganda campaigns.

May 8, 2018 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the below statement:

“By walking away from America’s commitments under the JCPOA, President Trump has created separation between the United States and our allies, brought our nation’s credibility into question, and made it more challenging, not less, to block Iran’s nuclear ambitions.

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