Press Releases

October 12, 2019 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) at several Medicare Open Enrollment events throughout the district, to provide seniors additional information about federal programs to assist with their transition into retirement. Medicare Open Enrollment begins October 15 and continues through Dec

October 8, 2019 Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement regarding the importance of the Open Skies Treaty:

September 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, bipartisan legislation co-sponsored by Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) that will help the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) improve the screening experience for pregnant women and young families, passed the House without opposition. The two pieces of legislation are the H.R. 3246 Traveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019 and H.R.

September 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) was named by the House of Representatives as a conferee to the fiscal year (FY) 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) conference committee. A conference committee resolves the differences between Senate and House versions of the same bill, and this is Rep. Bacon’s third consecutive appointment. Rep.

September 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) and his staff will be hosting an Emergency Preparedness Event on September 21, 2019 for individuals and families in the 2nd Congressional District to connect with agencies and organizations who will educate them on how to be prepared in the event of an emergency or disaster.

August 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) issued the following statement today after agreeing to cosponsor H.R. 2208, the Cabin Air Safety Act of 2019:

August 4, 2019 Press Release

Omaha, NE—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement regarding the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio:

July 30, 2019 Press Release

Omaha, NE—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today announced he will host a townhall during the August District Work Period on Wednesday August 7, 2019 in Waterloo at the Fire Barn Sports Bar & Grill, 2523 River Rd Drive from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the townhall is open to residents of the Second Congressional District.

July 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today voted yes on a budget and debt limit package that was backed by the President.

July 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today voted no on H.R. 582, Raise the Wage Act, because it is anti-worker, anti-business and would cause the loss of up to 3.7 million jobs. It mandates a 107 percent increase in the federal minimum wage.