Jun 22, 2018 Fort Report
Dramatic and painful images at the border this week have again focused the mind of the nation on the brokenness of our immigration system. The House of Representatives is considering options to not just resolve the current difficulties, but to forward significant and substantive...
Jun 22, 2018 In The News
President Donald Trump’s executive order keeping immigrant families together when they are detained for crossing into the U.S. was a surprise move that contributed to Capitol Hill confusion on Wednesday as lawmakers scrambled for a way forward on various immigration-related...
Jun 21, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement on the passage of the House 2018 Farm Bill: “The Farm Bill is good for Nebraska, good for America. It delivers certainty to Nebraska’s ranchers and farmers. It mitigates risk and...
Jun 15, 2018 Fort Report
“Stunning.” It’s the best word I could use to describe the events this week with North Korea.
Jun 14, 2018 In The News
Rep. Jeff Fortenberry said Monday's meeting between President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore could lead to a positive future in relations between the countries.
Jun 14, 2018 In The News
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry  today issued the following statement on the meeting between President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in Singapore: “President Trump’s move towards engagement with North Korea is historic, bold, and would...
Jun 12, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement on the meeting between President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in Singapore:
Jun 8, 2018 In The News
Last February, a House Natural Resources panel looked at a number of public land and wildlife conservation bills, including the Recovering America's Wildlife Act (H.R. 4647). The bill would amend parts of the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act, known as the Pittman-...
Jun 8, 2018 Fort Report
Before I walked down to the floor of the House of Representatives to offer an amendment to the Farm Bill, I called Archie Devore of Lincoln. Archie started milking cows at twelve years old. Beginning the day at 4:00 AM, he has plenty of memories of wet tails whipping him in the...
Jun 8, 2018 In The News
On Monday, communities throughout Nebraska held remembrance and grave decorating ceremonies to honor our fallen veterans. In Mead, a memorial day ceremony was held at the Morningside Cemetery. Congressman Jeff Fortenberry was in attendance, and he gave a speech to the crowd.