Press Releases

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.

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: 

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.

July 20, 2018 Press Release
10th Town Hall Set for July 30

OMAHA, NE Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) will host his tenth town hall on Monday, July 30 at the Valley Veterans’ Club in Valley, NE from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The town hall is open to residents of the Second Congressional District.

July 19, 2018 Press Release

OMAHA, NE- The Congressional App Challenge, a nationwide competition designed to engage students in coding and problem-solving processes, is accepting registrations until September 10th. Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) will host a Kick-Off event on August 3 to help students get started.

July 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) released the following statement after President Trump's meeting with Putin:

July 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, on the National Day of Civility, Congressmen Don Bacon (R-NE) and Salud Carbajal (D-CA) released a statement regarding their recent membership on the Civility and Respect Caucus:

July 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02), an original cosponsor of H.R. 1700, the SCORE for Small Business Act, released the following statement with the bill’s sponsor, Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12), after the House passed the bill last night.