Jul 2, 2018 In The News
The farm bill could be used next year to offer some relief for farmers from high healthcare insurance premiums they face.
Jul 2, 2018 In The News
LINCOLN, Neb. — President Donald Trump announced a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion in Chinese imports Friday, which will take effect July 6. Beijing quickly responded that it would retaliate with penalties of the same scale on American goods and spelled out details to...
Jul 2, 2018 In The News
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says it’s a miracle the North Korean summit in Singapore ever happened. “It’s historic. It’s bold. It’s unimaginable really; considering where we were a few month ago,” Fortenberry tells Nebraska Radio Network affiliate KLIN. The Congressman points...
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 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 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 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.
Jun 8, 2018 In The News
Nibras Khudaida will stand before a sea of navy gowns and square caps Sunday and address her graduating class, because four years earlier, she saw the flags of the Islamic State fluttering below her village and she did not flee.
Jun 8, 2018 In The News
Rep. Jeff Fortenberry is one of 10 Republican members of Congress who will be targeted by a media ad campaign funded by Americans for Prosperity and the conservative Koch brothers because of his vote to approve a $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill earlier this year. The...