Next week, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) will host two events focused on small businesses adapting to the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Yesterday, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) spoke with Administrator Jovita Carranza of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) on a call to urge the SBA to improve its responsiveness and communication to applicants of the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program.
Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) delivered the below remarks on the House floor, demanding an all-Congress briefing on reports of Russian bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Video can be found here.
On Wednesday, July 8 at 4:00pm CT, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) will host a virtual roundtable with several local Dreamers and staff from Hispanic American Community Education and Services (HACES) to discuss the Supreme Court's recent ruling concerning the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, what it means for people in our community, and next steps to protect Dreamers.
Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement after his vote for the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act:
Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) today introduced The Greener Transportation for Communities Act. The bill is designed to promote the construction of electric charging and hydrogen refueling infrastructure, an effort that will create infrastructure jobs while also fighting climate change.
Today, U.S. Representatives Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Ted Deutch (FL-22), David Price (NC-04), and Brad Schneider (IL-10) led 187 of their House Democratic colleagues in a letter to the Israeli government expressing concern over potential efforts to unilaterally annex parts of the West Bank.
Last week, we received good news as the Supreme Court ruled to uphold the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. This came in addition to their decision in favor of LGBTQ equality in the workplace. These decisions represent historic victories that shows the true heart of our country and furthers the vision of our founders.
Today, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) released the following statement encouraging local businesses to seek help through the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Illinois’ newly announced Business Interruption Grants (BIG). The deadline for PPP applications is June 30th.
Last Friday, June 19, Juneteenth, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) hosted a conversation on the unique challenges facing Black business owners during the Covid-19 pandemic. He was joined by Pastor Arthur Gass, President of the Black Chamber of Commerce of Lake County, Chris Ayers, owner of Waukegan-based A-List Limousine, and Twanda Taylor, owner of Zion-based Twanda’s Nail Salon.