Press Releases

January 15, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D. C. - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today released a statement regarding Rep. Steve King's (IA-04) comments to the New York Times:
 
January 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today introduced H.R. 504, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Field Engagement Accountability Act, which requires the DHS Secretary to develop a department-wide plan for engagement with fusion centers.

January 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) called for compromise so that we can open the rest of government, rationally respond to the dysfunction we now have at our broken border, and confront the growing humanitarian crisis that is getting worse with each week.

January 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today stood on the side of national security and our nation’s Border Patrol by voting no on two funding bills offered by Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats. Neither bill included funding for enhanced border security measures, including a wall in specific areas, as requested by the Border Patrol.

January 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after the House passed the 116th Congress Rules Package bill:

December 28, 2018 Press Release
Rebukes Religious Discrimination Exhibited by US Senators

OMAHA, NE- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today expressed support for Brian Buescher of Omaha, who has been nominated by the President to serve as a U.S. District Court Judge in Nebraska. He also expressed disappointment in two U.S. Senators for their religious discrimination shown in their questioning:

December 20, 2018 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after the House passed a year end spending bill:
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December 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington D.C.— Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed criminal justice reform today:

December 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today joined his colleagues to pass the 2018 Farm Bill, which delivers key wins for Nebraskan farmers, ranchers, and consumers, as well as certainty and stability to the economies of Ag communities like Nebraska.

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.