Congressman Jeff Fortenberry

Representing the 1st District of Nebraska

Press Releases

Jan 13, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today announced the selection of 15 students from eastern Nebraska to receive nominations to America's top military academies.

Jan 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) made the following statement after President Obama’s State of the Union address: 

Jan 6, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today made the following statement after North Korea’s possible nuclear test:  

Dec 17, 2015 Press Release

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Dec 7, 2015 Press Release

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Nov 20, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The bipartisan Co-Chairs of the Religious Minorities in the Middle East Caucus—Reps. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) and Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA)—are strongly urging the State Department to include all ethno-religious minority populations as it considers designating ISIS attacks on minority populations in Iraq and Syria as genocide.

Nov 17, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today made the following statement regarding resettling Syrian refugees in the United States:

Oct 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) made the following statement after today’s vote to confirm Paul Ryan as Speaker of the House:

“Paul Ryan did not seek to be Speaker, the office sought him. He is a well-respected and highly capable leader. I think he will run the House with fairness and respect, while seeking a smarter and more effective government.

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