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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

March 13, 2019 Press Release
Save the Internet Act would prevent blocking, throttling and paid prioritization

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced he is co-sponsoring legislation to restore the open internet order Federal Communications Commission (FCC) protecting net neutrality.

March 8, 2019 Press Release
Bill also includes Schneider legislation to close Trump-era loopholes in ethics standards for administration officials

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a sweeping government reform package that restricts the influence of dark money in campaigns, expands voting rights protections, and strengthens ethics rules.

March 7, 2019 Press Release
Lake and Cook County among top Illinois counties in use of SALT deduction, which was severely restricted in the new GOP tax law.

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (D-IL-10), a member of the House Committee on Ways & Means, co-sponsored bipartisan legislation to restore the full deduction on State and Local taxes, commonly known as the SALT deduction.

March 6, 2019 Press Release
Submissions by area high school students due by April 12, 2019

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced the start of the Tenth District’s 2019 Congressional Art Competition.

March 4, 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, March 9 at 10:00am. The event will be held at the Zion City Hall at 2828 Sheridan Rd.

 

This will be Schneider’s fourth Congress on Your Corner town hall of 2019.

 

February 28, 2019 Press Release
Schneider amendment incorporated in this week’s second major gun violence prevention legislation to pass House after decades of inaction

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass an amendment offered by Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) to bring needed transparency to the issue of “default proceed sales,” and produce data that will help efforts to keep firearms out of the hands of convicted felons, domestic abusers, and others who are prohibited by law from buying a gun.

February 22, 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, March 2 at 11:00am. The event will be held at the Jack Benny Center for the Arts and is open to the public.

 

This will be Schneider’s third Congress on Your Corner town hall of 2019.

 

February 21, 2019 Press Release
EPA’s delay is unacceptable – constituents deserve to know more about the air they breathe

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL-10) and Lauren Underwood (D-IL-14) and U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) urged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to begin ambient air monitoring of two facilities in Lake County that emit Ethylene Oxide (EtO).

February 15, 2019 Press Release
“President Trump’s national emergency declaration blatantly disregards our Constitution. If unchecked, it will do great damage to our long-standing system of checks and balances.
February 15, 2019 Press Release
Members of Congress cite worsening flooding in downstream communities in Des Plaines River Watershed in letter calling for reconsideration of waived environmental review

Today, U.S. Representative Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) with Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Rep.

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