Jul 30, 2019 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-1) issued the following statement today after releasing his summer town hall meeting schedule for the First District of Nebraska. 
Jul 26, 2019 Fort Report
There’s a sign on the eastern border of Texas: El Paso, 857 miles.  Makes you want to turn around.  I’m going there in a few days for several reasons.  My first stop will be New Mexico to visit the Los Alamos National Laboratory, where nuclear weapons are researched, designed,...
Jul 25, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-1) offered the following statement today after agreeing to support the budget deal.  “The budget process is always difficult and imperfect. If we didn’t act, we risked a future government shutdown, a worse deal in the end,...
Jul 19, 2019 Fort Report
If you have ever watched a session of the House of Representatives, or perhaps the State of the Union Address, you most likely noticed the large wooden tiered rostrum that dominates the center of the room.  Here is where the Speaker presides over the House, bills are introduced...
Jul 16, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fortenberry offered the following statement on today's political discourse. 
Jul 12, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-1) offered the following statement today after introducing the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act. “Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA) is the most exciting public policy development in the conservation space in decades....
Jul 12, 2019 Fort Report
A few months ago, I received a call on my personal cell phone.  Not recognizing the number, but answering after a few rings, I was asked by the “Social Security Administration” to provide my personal identification information at the “request of the government.”  Strange.  So, I...
Jul 9, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-1) offered the following statement today after agreeing to cosponsor the bipartisan H.R. 3375, the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act.