Fortenberry Statement on Passage of House Border Bill

Jun 27, 2019
Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) made the following statement today on the immediate crisis at our southern border.

“There’s been no reason to fight over this in Washington.  The border crisis needs to be fixed.  Children need to be cared for.  Thankfully, the border bill has now passed the House with my support and will quickly go the President for his signature,” Fortenberry said.

Congressman Jeff Fortenberry is the Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA).