Feb 6, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) spoke this morning about President Trump’s State of the Union Address. “I thought the overall tone of the State of the Union was conciliatory,” Fortenberry said. “I thought the President was inviting Congress to some...
Feb 1, 2019 Fort Report
I hear it over and over again: “I was stationed at Offutt.  We fell in love with Nebraska.  After our service commitment, we decided to make it our home.  We love it here.”  That love and pride are returned by Nebraskans.
Feb 1, 2019 Press Release
(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) announced today that Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad will be his guest of honor at the State of the Union this Tuesday, February 5. “Nadia Murad’s heartbreaking story of enslavement by ISIS, her courageous escape, and her...
Jan 30, 2019 In The News
Video of Fortenberry Comments on Offutt Runway Rebuild
Jan 30, 2019 In The News
Rep. Jeff Fortenberry addresses young pilgrims to the March for Life from his Nebraska district outside the US Capitol, January 2019. Credit: Christine Rousselle/CNA.  
Jan 25, 2019 Fort Report
Two things of serious note happened in D.C. this week.  First, the partial government shutdown crossed over an inglorious threshold, making it the longest shutdown in U.S. history.  Second, the Speaker of the House denied the President of the United States the use of the...
Jan 18, 2019 Fort Report
Agriculture is so central to America.  We feed ourselves, we feed the world.  The land has been the source of our vitality.  This is true more than ever, even in our modern age. This week, I was privileged to be named the Ranking Member of the House Agriculture Appropriations...
Jan 18, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON - The partial United States government shutdown over border wall funding is now in its 27th day. First District Congressman of Nebraska Jeff Fortenberry tells News Talk WJAG there’s no good solution at the moment, but hopes the shutdown and border security can get...