Congressman Jeff Fortenberry

Representing the 1st District of Nebraska

Fortenberry Statement on President Trump's meeting with Pope Francis

May 24, 2017
Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement on President Trump's meeting with Pope Francis:

"The meeting appeared to be very fruitful. I am very pleased that President Trump and Pope Francis found multiple points of alignment on fundamental issues affecting all of humanity, especially the protection of Christians and religious minorities in the Middle East."

Fortenberry serves on the House Appropriations Committee.