Press Releases

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

July 1, 2020 Press Release
Schneider Bills on Greener Transportation and Waste Heat to Power Included in Infrastructure Package

Today, Congressman Schneider voted for the Moving Forward Act, a transformative infrastructure bill to rebuild American roads, bridges, schools, and more. The bill included significant provisions in the fight against climate change, including Schneider’s Greener Transportation for Communities Act and Waste Heat to Power Investment Tax Credit Act.

July 1, 2020 Press Release
Participants will visit local STEM facilities with Schneider to learn about career opportunities

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced the launch of the 2020-2021 Tenth District STEM Scholars program, an educational opportunity for local high school students to learn about science, technology, education, and math through hands-on learning experiences. This will be the third class of STEM Scholars following the inaugural 2018-2019 class.

June 30, 2020 Press Release
LGBTQ youth prevented from accessing health and anti-bullying resources by some public schools and libraries

Today, during Pride Month 2020, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) re-introduced legislation to ensure critical LGBTQ resources are not blocked at public schools and libraries.

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