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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

February 13, 2019 Press Release
Assessment would include affected communities in Lake County, IL and provide important public health data on ethylene oxide exposure

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL-10) and Dan Lipinski (D-IL-03) and U.S. Senators. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) led a letter urging the Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry (ATSDR) to conduct a nationwide exposure assessment on ethylene oxide (EtO) emissions.

February 13, 2019 Press Release
Area schools, libraries, and constituents created more than 2,000 cards for local veterans

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) again collected and distributed hand-made cards to area veterans.

Local schoolchildren, libraries, and Tenth District constituents created and dropped off more than 2,000 cards to Schneider’s Lincolnshire office.

February 12, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), along with U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL-10), Bill Foster (D-IL-11), Dan Lipinski (D-IL-03), and Sean Casten (D-IL-06), today introduced a pair of bicameral bills that would hold  the U.S.

February 11, 2019 Press Release
“Claiming that U.S. support for Israel is a function of political donations rings of classic and abhorrent anti-Semitism. And it could not be more wrong. The truth is the long standing, bipartisan support in Congress for the U.S. - Israel relationship is based on a bedrock of mutual strategic interest and shared democratic values.
February 8, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced an upcoming “New Congress Listening Tour” in locations across the Tenth District during the week of February 18 to hear from constituents about their top priorities for the new legislative session.


February 7, 2019 Press Release
Commonsense and compassionate improvement to FMLA introduced on 26th anniversary of law

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL), Paul Gosar (R-AZ), Don Beyer (D-VA), Daniel Webster (R-FL), Tom Suozzi (D-NY) and Paul Cook (R-CA) introduced bipartisan legislation to help families grieving the loss of a child take time off work.

February 5, 2019 Press Release

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

“President Trump should use tonight’s speech to lay out ideas that can bring people together to make real progress for our nation rather than stoking partisan divisions.

February 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, February 9 at 11:30am. The event will be held at Lake Villa District Library and is open to the public.

This will be Schneider’s 2nd Congress on Your Corner town hall of the new year and new Congress.

February 4, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) today announced that Ivan Hernandez, 26, of Waukegan, will be his guest at President Trump’s State of the Union address, scheduled for Tuesday, February 5, 2019.

January 31, 2019 Press Release
More than 8,100 guns were stolen in 2017 from Federal Firearms Licensees; bill would require more effective secure storage measures

Today, U.S. Congressman Brad Schneider (D-IL-10) and U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) introduced bicameral legislation aimed at reducing gun violence by preventing the theft of firearms from Federal Firearms Licensees (FFLs), or federally-licensed dealers, manufacturers, and importers.