May 16, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement on his meeting with Marcel Pika:
May 11, 2018 Fort Report
Given the lightening-fast developments on the Korean Peninsula with three Americans back home after imprisonment, and a summit scheduled between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, I want you to see something extraordinary.  It is striking; it is remarkable – a...
May 9, 2018 In The News
There was one piece of advice Grace Protzman of Norfolk kept getting before she applied to the U.S. Air Force Academy. Graduates of the program — including her brother, Ben — emphasized that she had to know why she wanted to attend. That's because the U.S. service...
May 9, 2018 In The News
President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that the United States is withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal. On Tuesday, Trump signed a presidential memorandum withdrawing from the 2015 agreement and he is planning to reinstall sanctions on the Iranian regime. He said in an...
May 9, 2018 In The News
Rep. Don Bacon, R-Neb.: “Any agreement that legitimizes an Iranian nuclear program is terribly flawed and needs to be renegotiated or rejected. The inspection protocol in the JCPOA was too weak. We cannot ignore Iran’s involvement with terrorist organizations and its nuclear...
May 9, 2018 In The News
WASHINGTON — When Kyle and Tiffany Lechtenberg’s son came down with severe stomach pains last summer, they worried it could be appendicitis. Fortunately it wasn’t, but with their insurance plan’s high deductible, they had to cover out of pocket the entire $5,000 it cost to...
May 8, 2018 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement on the Iran Nuclear Deal:
May 4, 2018 Fort Report
Michael wrote to me recently.  He asks: "Why hasn't anything been done with HEALTHCARE???”  I find the all-caps method of communicating to be overbearing, but Michael has a pointed point--and the right to say so.
May 4, 2018 Press Release
(Washington D.C.) – Congressman Fortenberry issued the following statement on the introduction of the Rural Health Insurance Act of 2018 and its inclusion in the new Farm Bill: “Farmers and ranchers are hurting,” said Fortenberry. “The Rural Health Insurance Act plows back into...
Apr 27, 2018 Fort Report
This week, an astounding thing happened.  Just a couple months ago, we were critically close to a crisis with North Korea so potentially catastrophic that it is hard to get the mind around it.  In a gathering with Defense Secretary Mattis, I listened intently as he carefully...