Press Releases

April 28, 2020 Press Release

Today, U.S. Representative Brad Schneider (D-IL) with U.S. Representatives John Katko (R-NY), TJ Cox, (D-CA), Peter T. King (R-NY), and Diana DeGette (D-CO) introduced bipartisan legislation to make states and local governments eligible for the emergency paid leave payroll tax credits, which would help state and local budgets stretched thin by the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 27, 2020 Press Release
“Our small businesses are hanging on by a thread, and the Trump Administration’s failings are preventing them from getting relief.
April 24, 2020 Press Release

As always, I hope this email finds you healthy and well. Today marks five weeks since Governor Pritzker issued his stay at home order, and yesterday, the Governor extended the order through the end of May.

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10), a member of the House Small Business Committee, released the following statement after his vote for the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act:

April 23, 2020 Press Release

On Wednesday afternoon, in a call between House Small Business Committee members and Jovita Carranza, Administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA), Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) called on the SBA to provide updated guidance to both lenders and loan applicants.

April 22, 2020 Press Release

Yesterday, the US Senate unanimously passed the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, a $480 Billion interim funding bill to support small businesses, hospitals and nationwide COVID testing. The House will vote this legislation tomorrow, and it is expected that the President will sign it soon thereafter.

April 21, 2020 Press Release

Today, U.S. Representative Brad Schneider (D-IL) released the following statement:

April 18, 2020 Press Release

I know many of you who are small business owners are frantically trying to navigate through this crisis, and are frustrated by the fits and starts with the Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs, both Emergency Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) and Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

April 17, 2020 Press Release

Today, U.S. Representatives Brad Schneider (IL-10), Ted Deutch (FL-22), Katherine Clark (MA-5), and Angie Craig (MN-2) introduced the Emergency Supply Chain Transparency Act.

April 16, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Brad Schneider (D-IL) invited constituents of all ages to create and submit notes  thanking frontline workers for their incredible service during this  COVID-19 pandemic via an online portal he has created. 
 

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