Press Releases

December 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02), along with a number of his colleagues, signed on to a letter urging Speaker Paul Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to include the Employer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act (H.R. 795) in any year-end tax packages.

November 26, 2018 Press Release

Omaha, NE - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) issued the following statement regarding recent Russian aggression against Ukraine:

November 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week the House Veterans Affairs Committee held the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to task during an oversight hearing regarding GI Bill payment delays.

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November 14, 2018 Press Release
Sec. Mattis Announces Return at Special Ceremony

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today welcomed news from U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis about the return of the famed Bells of Balanginga; a set of bells from the town church of Balanginga in the Philippines that were captured more than 100 years ago by U.S. Troops during the Philippine-America War. Rep.

November 2, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Today, Congressmen Don Bacon (R-NE) and Salud Carbajal (D-CA) jointly announced their decision to co-sponsor H.R. 5460, the Never Again Education Act. So far, 18 sets of bipartisan Members have agreed to cosponsor this legislation, which will ensure our children and students understand the dangers of rising anti-Semitism and its history.

October 27, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) issued the following statement in regards to today’s shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh:

October 26, 2018 Press Release
OMAHA, NE- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement in regards to recent violence and hateful actions: 
October 11, 2018 Press Release

Omaha, NE – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02)​released the following statement after the President nominated Brian Buescher to serve on the U.S. District Court for Nebraska:

October 9, 2018 Press Release

Omaha, NE – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after the President announced he would direct the EPA to commence the rulemaking process to approve E15 sales year-round:

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October 2, 2018 Press Release

Medicare Open Enrollment is October 15 – December 7

OMAHA, NE – Staff members from Congressman Don Bacon’s (NE-02) District office will join Volunteers Assisting Seniors (VAS) for several Medicare Open Enrollment events throughout the district. Medicare Open Enrollment ​begins October 15 and continues through December 7.