Press Releases

October 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congressmen Brad Schneider (IL-10) spoke in defense of the Affordable Care Act with Andy Slavitt, who led the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services under President Obama, during a hearing of the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee.

October 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON —Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement on a Wall Street Journal report that the IRS is investigating longtime NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre for criminal tax fraud:


October 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Last night, the House passed the updated Heroes Act to crush the Coronavirus and put money in the American People’s pockets.

October 2, 2020 Press Release
Reported U.S. arms sales to region must abide by longstanding statute on U.S. support of Israel’s national security and regional stability

WASHINGTON —Yesterday, Congressman Brad Schneider (D-IL) introduced bipartisan legislation reiterating American commitment to Israel’s qualitive military edge (QME) in the face of reports of U.S. arms sales to the region.


September 30, 2020 Press Release
DETER Act would enact sanctions on entities found to have conducted election interference

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Rep. Brad Schneider (D-IL) reintroduced bipartisan legislation with Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Brad Sherman (D-CA), and John Katko (R-NY) to hold Russia and other entities accountable for election interference. The Defending Elections from Threats by Establishing Redlines (DETER) Act is a House companion to S. 1060 which was introduced by U.S.

September 30, 2020 Press Release
Bill Demands Transparency On Future Federal Government Planning to Defeat COVID-19

WASHINGTON – Today, The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 7496, the COVID Preparedness, Response and Effective Planning for Advanced Requirements by the Executive Branch (PREPARE) Act. Congressmen Brad Schneider’s (IL-10) bipartisan bill passed the House in a unanimous voice vote.

September 23, 2020 Press Release
Continuing Resolution Included Vital Relief for Health Care Providers from Schneider

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement on last night’s passage of the Continuing Resolution to fund the government and avoid a government shutdown. The funding included language supporting Illinois health care providers.


September 11, 2020 Press Release
Warns President of Need to Keep Congress Fully Apprised of Any Pending Arm Sales to The Region

WASHINGTON— Yesterday, Rep.