Apr 26, 2019 Fort Report
You don’t often see it, but amidst the rough and tumble of Congress it’s not apparent that there are other quiet and discerning moments marked by respectful dialogue. The collegial tone belies the hysterical binary animus the media try to gin up on an hourly basis. This false...
Apr 26, 2019 In The News
Apr 18, 2019 Fort Report
To You and Your Family: Happy Passover and Blessed Easter!
Apr 18, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) provided the following statement today on the Department of Justice’s public release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s full investigative report:
Apr 13, 2019 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today provided the following statement on the death of Lincoln radio announcer and businessman Coby Mach: “I am grieved by the death of my friend Coby Mach,” Fortenberry said. “He was a strong leader, and a passionate advocate for...
Apr 12, 2019 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) announced today the deadline for students who are interested in the arts to participate in the 2019 Congressional Art Competition.
Apr 12, 2019 Fort Report
As we continue as a state to recover from the massive flooding, so many beautiful stories of neighbor helping neighbor and personal sacrifice have emerged. One particular story of heroism stands out. James Wilke was a farmer from near Columbus who gave his life during the...
Apr 5, 2019 Fort Report
In 1971, at the peak of protests against the Vietnam War, the U.S. passed the Twenty-Sixth Amendment, lowering the voting age in state and federal elections from 21 to 18. It was the swiftest passage of any amendment in American history. Young people strongly supported the...
Apr 4, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) issued the following statement today on the House reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.