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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

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.

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.

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