Jan 10, 2019 In The News
In this time of increasing challenges to the nuclear regime—such as North Korea and U.S.-Russia tensions and the corresponding risks to arms control agreements—the U.S. Congress has an important leadership role to play. Members can use their platform to reduce risks posed by...
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...
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...