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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Press Releases

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.

January 25, 2019 Press Release
Schneider has served on House Small Business Committee in all three terms

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the below statement following his selection to serve on House Committee on Small Business in the 116th Congress. Schneider is also a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means.

January 18, 2019 Press Release
Heard from Tenth District residents who are working without pay or furloughed due to the lapse in government funding

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider met with local federal workers negatively affected by the government shutdown, including many who are working without pay or have been furloughed.

January 18, 2019 Press Release
Introduced during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, bill would exempt civil damages to victims of human trafficking from federal income tax

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (IL-10), Kenny Marchant (TX-24), Terri Sewell (AL-7) and Jason Smith (MO-8), all members of the House Committee on Ways and Means, introduced bipartisan legislation to exempt restitution payments to victims of human trafficking from federal income tax.

January 18, 2019 Press Release
Bill would modernize sole-source contracting for small businesses

Bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL) and Roger Marshall (R-KS) to help small businesses acquire federal contracts passed the House of Representatives this week by a vote of 415-6.

January 16, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) was appointed to the Subcommittee on Health and the Subcommittee on Social Security in the House Committee on Ways and Means.

January 14, 2019 Press Release
Political campaigns and committees would be required to report all donations of $1,000 or more within 48 hours

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) introduced new legislation to increase transparency of campaign finances by requiring real-time disclosure within 48 hours of donations to candidates and committees that total $1,000 or more. Under current law, most donations are only disclosed to the public via quarterly filings with the Federal Election Commission (FEC).

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