Dec 14, 2018 In The News
Rep. Adrian Smith hailed House passage of a new farm bill Wednesday, expressing "strong support" for the legislation from the congressional district that he says leads the nation in agricultural production. Smith's 3rd District spreads across western and central Nebraska and...
Nov 28, 2018 In The News
A Nebraska Congressman looks ahead to a new session of Congress; a session in which he will find himself in the minority. Democrats will take control of the U.S. House of Representatives in January, leaving Nebraska’s delegation in the minority. Republican Congressman Jeff...
Nov 9, 2018 In The News
NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with moderate Republican Rep. Jeff Fortenberry of Nebraska about areas where Republicans and Democrats might work together in the next Congress. AILSA CHANG, HOST: OK, the attorney general's resignation comes less than 24 hours after the Republicans...
Nov 1, 2018 In The News
The thousands of Christians who have returned to Iraq in recent months after suffering genocide during the Islamic State (ISIS) occupation are breathing life back into their devastated villages, opening up schools and shops, Breitbart News has learned.
Oct 17, 2018 In The News
A bipartisan bill meant to help create the conditions on the ground necessary for an eventual end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been introduced by Representatives Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE), Lowey’s office announced on Tuesday.
Oct 17, 2018 In The News
WASHINGTON (JTA) — A bipartisan slate of lawmakers in Congress introduced a bill that would invest in businesses in the Palestinian areas — a bid to replace some of the massive cuts in assistance imposed recently by the Trump administration. Under the measure, the United States...
Oct 1, 2018 In The News
It may be 2020 before U.S. military aircraft stationed at Offutt Air Force Base begin to show up routinely in the skies over Lincoln. Before that occurs, the Lincoln Airport will benefit from infrastructure improvements that clear the path for Lincoln to host aircraft from the...