May 3, 2019 Fort Report
Decisions in government are not always about nice programs.  Sometimes, it’s about life and death.  The other night in my DC office, I stood in front of framed photos of young men and women from Nebraska who died in Iraq.  Some of their families I know.  Some I have never met. ...
May 1, 2019 In The News
Several years ago, I traveled to Cairo for meetings with Egypt’s president and other prominent government and religious leaders. As my plane approached the country, I watched as the Mediterranean Sea touched the shore of the ancient land. I reflected on this extraordinary part...
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 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...