Press Releases

July 31, 2020 Press Release
Estimate would examine Iranian support for Hizballah and presence in Iraq, Syria, and Lebanon and on border with Israel

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced the introduction of bipartisan legislation to require a National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) on Iran’s support for proxy forces.  The bill, co-led by Republican Rep.

July 30, 2020 Press Release
Legislation Would Ensure Federal Government Prepares for Resurgence

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, during a hearing of the House Small Business Committee, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) pressed Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for better federal guidance on safely moving the economy forward and the need for strengthened preparations as the U.S. faces a surge of COVID-related challenges in the months ahead.

 

July 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement in response to the Department of Homeland Security’s announcement that the Trump Administration will reject new applicants to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and wind

July 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 7608, Minibus appropriations including spending bills for State-Foreign Operations, Agriculture-Rural Development-FDA, Interior-Environment, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs.

July 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021, by a vote of 295-125.

July 17, 2020 Press Release
CARES, HEROES, and PREPARE Act Focus of Schneider Response

 

Schneider discusses the HEROES Act, which would invest nearly $20 billion in Illinois in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

July 13, 2020 Press Release
Nationwide competition is an opportunity for Tenth District students to showcase and strengthen their STEM and coding skills

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced that the launch of the 2020 Congressional App Challenge in Illinois Tenth District. The Congressional App Challenge is an annual nationwide competition that encourages students to learn and use science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills by coding their own application or “app” for any digital device.

 

July 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Today Reps. Brad Schneider (D-IL) and Ted Yoho (R-FL) re-introduced the GI Internship Program Act, legislation that would create an internship option for Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits.

 

July 7, 2020 Press Release
Legislation Would Ensure Federal Government Prepares for Resurgence

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressmen Brad Schneider (IL-10) and John Katko (NY-24) introduced bipartisan legislation to require the federal government to report to Congress on their preparation planning to address the effects of a potential COVID-19 resurgence.

July 6, 2020 Press Release
Schneider to host webinar on Wednesday for local businesses and organizations seeking guidance on PPP loan forgiveness–

NORTHBROOK, IL—Following the release of new data today from the Small Business Administration (SBA) on use of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced that the PPP helped retain more than 92,600 jobs in the Ten

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