Press Releases

April 10, 2019 Press Release

Opposes Heavy Handed Approach of Some Dems

April 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— First Lieutenant Travis Borchard with the Nebraska Army National Guard will join Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) on April 3, 2019 for a joint session of Congress, featuring His Excellency Jens Stoltenberg, Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).

March 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Representative Don Bacon (NE-02)  a nearly 30-year veteran and member of the House Armed Services Committee, introduced bipartisan legislation with Representatives Michael Waltz (FL-06) and Seth Moulton (MA-06) that would increase benefits for Gold Star families.

March 18, 2019 Press Release


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March 18, 2019 Press Release

Omaha, NE—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) will host a town hall on Saturday, March 23 at Lewis and Clark Middle School from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The town hall is open to residents of the Second Congressional District. This is the first in-person town hall to be hosted by Rep. Bacon during his second term. He hosted a telephone town hall last month.

March 15, 2019 Press Release

OMAHA, NE - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today visited areas of the Second Congressional District to observe flooding conditions, including an incident command post in King Lake. Douglas County Sheriff Tim Dunning was there as well. 

March 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today voted no on H.R. 1, as urged by the ACLU in a letter dated March 6, 2019 and sent to Members of Congress:

February 28, 2019 Press Release
Legislation closes loophole in federal law to allow state child welfare agencies to investigate suspected cases of unregulated custody transfers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressmen Don Bacon (R-NE) and Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced legislation to combat unregulated custody transfers (UCT) of adopted children to strangers, a dangerous practice known as “rehoming”. The Safe Home Act would close a loophole in federal law by clearly establishing that UCT is child abuse.  

February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement regarding his vote on H.R. 8:

February 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today voted against H.J. Res. 46, to overturn the President’s use of the National Emergencies Act, and released the following statement: