Fortenberry Statement on Taking the Oath of Office

Jan 3, 2019
Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) made the following statement today on taking the Oath of Office:

"Today a new Congress begins. It is an extraordinary privilege to be entrusted with the responsibility to govern. As President Kennedy once said, ‘To govern is to choose.' Our challenge will be to choose wisely,” Fortenberry said. 

“With a new Congress comes new options to build consensus, find real solutions, and recreate the imaginative possibilities of our great country,” Fortenberry added.


Congressman Jeff Fortenberry is a member of the House Appropriations Committee.