Press Releases

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.

November 26, 2018 Press Release

Omaha, NE - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) issued the following statement regarding recent Russian aggression against Ukraine:

November 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week the House Veterans Affairs Committee held the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to task during an oversight hearing regarding GI Bill payment delays.

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November 14, 2018 Press Release
Sec. Mattis Announces Return at Special Ceremony

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today welcomed news from U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis about the return of the famed Bells of Balanginga; a set of bells from the town church of Balanginga in the Philippines that were captured more than 100 years ago by U.S. Troops during the Philippine-America War. Rep.

November 2, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Today, Congressmen Don Bacon (R-NE) and Salud Carbajal (D-CA) jointly announced their decision to co-sponsor H.R. 5460, the Never Again Education Act. So far, 18 sets of bipartisan Members have agreed to cosponsor this legislation, which will ensure our children and students understand the dangers of rising anti-Semitism and its history.

October 27, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) issued the following statement in regards to today’s shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh: