Sep 18, 2018 Press Release
(Bellevue, NE, September 18, 2018)— Today, in a ceremony at the Bellevue Public Schools Welcome Center, Congressman Jeff Fortenberry presented several outstanding Nebraska students with the prestigious Congressional Award.
Sep 10, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, DC, September 10, 2018)— Members of the Nebraska Congressional delegation have urged leadership of the House and Senate Appropriations Committee on Defense to adopt the Senate’s language to fully fund the OC-135B Aircraft Replacement Program as part of their ...
Sep 10, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, DC, September 10, 2018)— “I am pleased to report that as part of the fiscal 2019 Energy-Water, Military Construction-VA and Legislative Branch spending package, Congressional interns will now be paid in both the Senate and the House,” Congressman Fortenberry said.
Aug 20, 2018 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE, August 20, 2018) - On Saturday, August 18, at 7:30 PM, Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) spoke to an audience of over 300 about the plight of religious minorities in Northern Iraq at the 24th annual Go Big Red Night in the social hall of St.
Aug 3, 2018 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry spent the evening with the Yazidi community of Lincoln, America’s largest, to commemorate the fourth anniversary of the Yazidi Genocide. The Yazidis are an ancient ethno-religious people who primarily live in the Nineveh and Sinjar...
Jul 24, 2018 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today issued the following information on upcoming town halls he will be holding in Nebraska’s first district: Friday, July 27: Bellevue Town Hall: 12:00pm Bellevue Volunteer Firefighters Hall 2108 Franklin St, Bellevue, NE ...
Jul 18, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry provided the following statement on the passage of the DELTA Act to protect the Okavango River Basin of Southern Africa:
Jun 27, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today announced the winner of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition: “I am pleased to announce Anna Currier as this year’s winner of the Congressional Art Competition for the First District,” said Fortenberry. “I am...
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today announced that he has been selected to serve as the new Chairman of the United States House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch:
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...