Press Releases

February 15, 2019 Press Release

OMAHA, NE - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement regarding the President's National emergency Declaration:

February 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.-Today, Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) introduced H.R. 1156, the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act (LEOSA) Reform Act. After its introduction, Rep. Bacon hosted a press conference with the leading original cosponsors and supporting organizations, on the need for this critical piece of legislation.

February 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) will partner with the Nebraska Art Teacher Association and high schools to coordinate and evaluate The Congressional Art Competition. This competition is open to all high school students in Nebraska’s Second District and is usually conducted every Spring.

February 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Don Bacon (NE-2) announced today he was appointed to the Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee, and the Nutrition, Oversight and Department Operations Subcommittee of the House Agriculture Committee for the 116th Congress.

January 29, 2019 Press Release

Bill Increases Information Sharing Between First Responders and Feds

January 25, 2019 Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released a statement regarding the President’s offer to re-open the government and his commitment to work on border security:

January 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D. C. - Representative Don Bacon (NE-02) today announced his committee assignments for the 116th Congress to the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) and the Agriculture Committee.

January 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after 13 House Democrats and all Republicans voted for the Motion to Recommit H.J. Res 31., which would have paid Department of Homeland Security (DHS) employees, including the U.S. Coast Guard, through January 24th, and require further negotiation to secure the border and reopen DHS:

January 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 676 the bipartisan NATO Support Act, of which Congressman Don Bacon (R-NE) is an original co-sponsor. The legislation reiterates strong Congressional support for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), the longest-standing and most successful multinational military alliance in the world.

January 21, 2019 Press Release

OMAHA, NE - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today released a statement regarding Martin Luther King Jr. Day: