Press Releases

May 7, 2021 Press Release
EtO Task Force Co-Chairs Schneider and Hice Applaud OIG’s Call for More Stringent Regulation of EtO

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressmen Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Jody Hice (GA-10), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Ethylene Oxide Task Force, released the following statement on behalf of the Task Force in response to Thursday’s report by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) recommending stricter regulation of ethylene oxide

April 30, 2021 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Will Select Submissions to Include in Annual Funding Bill

DEERFIELD, IL –  Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) today announced his Community Project Funding (CPF) submissions to the House Appropriations Committee. The Committee is considering requests as part of the 2022 federal appropriations legislation. Congressman Schneider’s submissions recommend local projects in need of funding.

 

April 30, 2021 Press Release
Submissions to House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee part of reauthorization process for federal highway and transit legislation

DEERFIELD, IL –  Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) today announced his submissions as Member Designated Projects (MDP) to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The Committee is considering requests as part of the 2021 reauthorization of federal surface transportation legislation.

April 28, 2021 Press Release

DEERFIELD, IL – Today, Congressman Schneider released the following statement:

 

April 27, 2021 Press Release

DEERFIELD, IL –  Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), announced that he would be watching the President’s Address to the Joint Session of Congress virtually with Mark Pfister, the executive director of the Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center.

April 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON –  Representatives Brad Schneider (IL-10), Ann Wagner (MO-02), Sylvia Garcia (TX-29), Peter Meijer (MI-03), Gregory Meeks (NY-05), and Michael McCaul (TX-10) introduced the Israel Relations Normalization Act of 2021.

April 20, 2021 Press Release
EPA IG Report Confirms Trump Appointees Blocked EtO Response

ILLINOIS – Today, U.S. Reps. Brad Schneider (IL-10), Bill Foster (IL-11), Lauren Underwood (IL-15), and Marie Newman (IL-03) released a joint statement in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of the Inspector General’s report that Trump political officials blocked ethylene oxide (EtO) monitoring in Illinois:

April 13, 2021 Press Release
A Delay to the “Medicare Sequester” Would Ensure Providers Stay Focused on Fighting COVID-19

WASHINGTON— Tuesday, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10)’s Medicare Sequester COVID Moratorium Act was included in H.R. 1868 as it passed the House and headed to the President’s desk for signature.  The bipartisan legislation will prevent annual 2% cuts to hospital payments through the end of 2021.

April 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) reintroduced bipartisan legislation to help modernize our aging building infrastructure and spur more energy efficient investments.

 

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