Press Releases

June 18, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement on the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy:

June 17, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement after the Lake County Health Department, Village of Gurnee, and City of Waukegan announced the conclusion of the ethylene oxide (EtO) monitoring program.

June 17, 2020 Press Release

On Friday, June 19 at 9:30am CT, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) will join Pastor Arthur Gass of the Black Chamber of Commerce of Lake County and local Black-owned small businesses for a listening session on the challenges facing minority-owned small businesses and discussion of the federal resources available to help during the Covid-19 pandemic.

June 17, 2020 Press Release
Event will feature live simultaneous translation for Spanish-speaking participants

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10­) announced he will host a telephone town hall on Monday to discuss and answer questions related to the coronavirus. This is Schneider’s fourth telephone town hall with constituents since the onset of the coronavirus crisis.

June 16, 2020 Press Release

Yesterday morning, we received some much needed good news as the Supreme Court ruled in favor of LGBTQ equality in the workplace. The Court affirmed that no one should be fired or discriminated against for who they love or who they are. Our work for LGBTQ equality is far from over, but this is a major victory.

June 16, 2020 Press Release

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

 

June 15, 2020 Press Release

This week, Congressman Brad Schneider (D-IL) and other members of the House Small Business Committee heard the testimony of Dr. Craig Gerstein, a Highland Park resident and local small business owner. At Schneider’s invitation, Dr. Gerstein shared his difficult experience with the Small Business Administration’s (SBA’s) Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program.

June 15, 2020 Press Release
11 appointees is one of largest classes in recent Tenth District history

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) hosted members of the military service academy class of 2024, their families, and selection committee members for a virtual sendoff celebration through Zoom last Thursday, June 11. Rear Admiral Milton J. Sands, Commander of Naval Service Training Command, offered remarks as the guest speaker.

 

June 12, 2020 Press Release
Student artists from Waukegan High School and Warren Township High School take top prizes

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) announced the winners of the annual Congressional Art Competition in Illinois’s Tenth District. This year, local high school students submitted artwork virtually on the theme of “E Pluribus Unum,” or “Out of many, one.”

 

June 10, 2020 Press Release

Yesterday George Floyd was laid to rest, two weeks after he was murdered by a Minneapolis police officer. Our country has literally been transformed since his tragic death.

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