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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

January 14, 2019 Press Release
Political campaigns and committees would be required to report all donations of $1,000 or more within 48 hours

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) introduced new legislation to increase transparency of campaign finances by requiring real-time disclosure within 48 hours of donations to candidates and committees that total $1,000 or more. Under current law, most donations are only disclosed to the public via quarterly filings with the Federal Election Commission (FEC).

January 14, 2019 Press Release
Constituents are invited to submit cards and letters thanking local veterans for their service this Valentine’s Day

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced the launch of the Tenth District “Valentines for Vets” program to collect and distribute Valentine’s Day cards to local veterans.

January 11, 2019 Press Release
Senior Administration officials were set to receive $10,000 raise while more than 800,000 federal workers go without pay

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Sean Casten (IL-06) introduced legislation to block pay raises for senior Administration officials during a government shutdown.

January 11, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan bill would require President to fill currently vacant Special Envoy position and elevate to ambassadorial rank

Today, the House of Representatives voted 410-1 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 to nominate a Special Envoy within 90 days of enactment. The Special Envoy position is currently vacant and has been so since the start of the Trump Administration.

January 9, 2019 Press Release
Committee has broad jurisdiction over tax, health care, Medicare, Social Security, and more

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) was appointed as a member of the House Committee on Ways & Means for the 116th Congress.

January 8, 2019 Press Release

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

“It is disappointing that President Trump chose to use his first Oval Office address to the nation to double down on his irresponsible demands for an ineffective border wall and prolong a damaging government shutdown.

January 8, 2019 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, January 12 at 10:00am. The event will be held at Glenview Village Hall and is open to the public.

 

January 4, 2019 Press Release
Schneider supports H.R. 1 to “clean up corruption and restore public trust in our government”

Today, Congressman Schneider announced his support for H.R. 1, The For The People Act, a major government reform package that contains a provision initially introduced last Congress by Schneider that strengthens ethics rules to help close the revolving door between corporate lobbyists and the agencies that oversee their industries.

January 3, 2019 Press Release
Schneider begins third term in office as part of new Democratic House majority. Invites constituents to join him at three Open Houses across district on Monday, January 7.

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) was sworn in to office to represent Illinois’s Tenth Congressional District in the 116th Congress.

January 3, 2019 Press Release
Bill would restore rules that require two-year “cooling-off” period and prohibiting former lobbyists from working at the agencies they lobbied

Today, on the opening day of the 116th Congress, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) introduced as his first piece of legislation, a bill aimed at strengthening ethics rules to help close the revolving door between corporate lobbyists and the agencies that oversee their industries.

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