Sep 17, 2018 In The News
On September 17, 2018, Congressman Fortenberry spoke with Coby Mach on KLIN’s Drive Time Lincoln about security and aid efforts to protect endangered religious minorities in Iraq and the need to upgrade our Offutt-based spy plane assets to ensure Russian compliance with nuclear...
Sep 10, 2018 In The News
The United States and its partners must act quickly following the defeat of the so-called Islamic State in northern Iraq to prevent the radical group from regenerating, Rep. Jeff Fortenberry said. Across the once-diverse and religiously pluralistic region, a patchwork of...
Aug 23, 2018 In The News
Former Huskers receiver and current Nebraska Associate Athletic Director for Football Matt Davison charmed the Schwertley Hall crowd with comical stories and insights into the program Saturday during the Knights of Columbus' annual Big Red Dinner.
Aug 6, 2018 In The News
Nebraska District 1 Congressman Jeff Fortenberry held a town hall meeting in Columbus on Tuesday afternoon to discuss the issues that are important to the people in town. The meeting took place at noon in the City Council Chambers. Fortenberry discussed the Federal budget with...
Aug 6, 2018 In The News
Many Nebraskans are exhausted when it comes to political squabbling, while also still positively imagining the possibilities of where America could be headed. That was part of the message U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry shared during a town hall meeting Tuesday evening at the...
Aug 6, 2018 In The News
Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry told a Columbus town hall meeting attended by a crowd of about 50 people Tuesday that he is working toward health care reforms that will offer more affordable health care insurance that will slow the spiraling costs now facing rural...
Jul 31, 2018 In The News
Tariffs were a hot topic at a wide-ranging town hall hosted Friday by Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, who also passionately defended the idea of a congressional compromise on immigration. Fortenberry hosted a town hall with more than 100 people at the Bellevue...
Jul 25, 2018 In The News
Sen. Ben Sasse on Monday described President Donald Trump's claim that the United States and Russia both are responsible for the current strained relationship between the two countries as "bizarre and flat-out wrong."
Jul 25, 2018 In The News
Just before Independence Day, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green and Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback led a U.S. delegation to visit persecuted communities in northern Iraq. According to the...
Jul 25, 2018 In The News
To promote inclusive economic growth through conservation and biodiversity programs that facilitate transboundary cooperation, improve natural resource management, and build local capacity to protect and preserve threatened wildlife species in the greater Okavango River Basin of...