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    Jan 4, 2019 Fort Report
    Every two years in America, we experience something almost miraculous in the history of the world: the safe, civil, and dignified transfer of power.  In the House of Representatives, this long-standing and peaceful replenishing is truly something to behold.  There is excitement...
    Jan 4, 2019 In The News
    WASHINGTON — The Nebraska Farm Bureau has signed up 700 people for its new health insurance plans. The Farm Bureau partnered with Medica to offer the plans, which have premiums roughly 25 percent cheaper than those offered through the state’s Affordable Care Act exchange, not...
    Jan 3, 2019 Press Release
    (Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) made the following statement today on taking the Oath of Office: "Today a new Congress begins. It is an extraordinary privilege to be entrusted with the responsibility to govern. As President Kennedy once said, ‘To govern...
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    Jan 18, 2019 Fort Report
    Agriculture is so central to America.  We feed ourselves, we feed the world.  The land has been the source of our vitality.  This is true more than ever, even in our modern age. This week, I was privileged to be named the Ranking Member of the House Agriculture Appropriations...
    Jan 11, 2019 Fort Report
    The U.S.-Mexican border is a bit under 2000 miles long. About 650 miles of the border have various kinds of barriers, including fencing, vehicular obstacles, and wall-like structures.  
    Jan 4, 2019 Fort Report
    Every two years in America, we experience something almost miraculous in the history of the world: the safe, civil, and dignified transfer of power.  In the House of Representatives, this long-standing and peaceful replenishing is truly something to behold.  There is excitement...
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