Press Releases

January 20, 2020 Press Release

Omaha, Neb.—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today released the following statement in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day:

“Today we remember and celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the legacy he left behind. He dedicated his life to fighting for social justice and to live in a world that rejects prejudice, hate, and intolerance.

January 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after voting yes on H.R. 1230 the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act:

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January 10, 2020 Press Release
Votes No on War Powers Resolution

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon today delivered a blistering speech against the un-needed resolution introduced by House Democrats that would weaken America and embolden its enemies. He then voted no on the resolution.

January 6, 2020 Press Release

Omaha, Neb.- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02), the highest-ranking retired active duty military member serving in Congress, today questioned Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s rationale for introducing a “War Powers” resolution. 

December 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—After fighting for over a year alongside his colleagues to bring the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement to a vote, Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) and his fellow Members today passed the measure in the House.

December 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) delivered a speech on the House Floor today, opposing the two articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump:

“Madam Speaker:

December 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) joined his House colleagues in adopting the conference report to accompany the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020 by a vote of 377 to 48.

December 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today announced that he had signed on to cosponsor H.R. 19, the Lower Costs, More Cures Act, which would lower costs at the drug counter for patients and seniors.

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December 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) issued the following statement after voting no on H.R. 5038, the Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019, which would establish a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and change the H-2A temporary worker program:

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December 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement following the announcement on the upcoming vote for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA):

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