Press Releases

September 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Tackling the issue of Sexual Assault has been a priority of Congressman Don Bacon’s (NE-02) dating back to his years in the Air Force. As a Commander at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, he implemented what was later ranked by the Air Force as the number one sexual assault response program in the USAF. Today, he joined Reps.

September 11, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement in regards to the anniversary of the September 11th attacks:

September 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tuesday, the House passed eleven bills to better secure our homeland by improving our nation’s defenses and staying ahead of ever-evolving threats. Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today released the following statement regarding three of those bills as he is an original cosponsor of them. H.R. 5869 and H.R. 6400 were passed unanimously. H.R.

September 5, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE- Congressmen Don Bacon (NE-02) and Salud Carbajal (CA-24) were the first members of the 115th Congress to complete an exchange of visits to each other’s district through the Bipartisan Policy Center. Rep. Bacon visited the 24th district in California last week, while Rep. Carbajal visited the second district last May.

August 27, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement in regards to the President’s announcement of a preliminary trade agreement with Mexico:

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August 22, 2018 Press Release

 

OMAHA, NE - Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today released the following statement regarding the death of Mollie Tibbetts:

"The murder of Mollie Tibbetts is tragic and our hearts go out to her family and friends. The fact that the confessed murderer was in our country illegally, once again makes clear that we must enforce the rule of law and secure our borders.

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August 13, 2018 Press Release

FORT DRUM, NY- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today joined four of his House colleagues at Fort Drum in upstate New York to participate in the Presidential signing into law the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19 NDAA).

August 9, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE- Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) today issued a statement regarding yesterday’s ICE raids in Nebraska: 

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July 27, 2018 Press Release

Bacon’s Statement on 2019 NDAA

July 23, 2018 Press Release
Funding Included in 2019 NDAA

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The text of the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was released today by the House and Senate Conference Committee. Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) served on the committee for the second year in a row, and worked to convince House leadership and conference members to secure funding for OC-135s.