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May 29, 2020 Fort Report
One of the most basic expectations of government is the health and well-being of our nation.  The raging coronavirus has called attention to a much-overlooked problem.  In the name of global profiteering, we’ve enabled the dangerous outsourcing of pharmaceutical production to...
May 28, 2020 In The News
  Given the rapidly changing dynamic in our country around coronavirus, I put together a list of answers to frequently asked questions about federal assistance for you, your family, and small business.    Will I get financial help from the government?
May 24, 2020 Fort Report
Our lives, our communities, our nation has been seriously disrupted, yet, as we fight our way through coronavirus, we still pause to remember, to honor, and to cherish those who fought and died for us and the ideals of our country.  
May 15, 2020 Fort Report
There is an extraordinarily important committee in Washington you might not have heard of: CFIUS, or The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.  This high-level interagency panel assists the President in overseeing national security consequences of foreign direct...
May 15, 2020 Press Release
(LINCOLN, NE)––Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01) offered the following statement on the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act that was voted on in the House today.
May 13, 2020 Press Release
(LINCOLN, NE)––Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01) offered the following statement today after agreeing to cosponsor the Agricultural Security Review Act (H.R. 6540), which amends the Defense Production Act of 1950 to include the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture on the interagency...
May 8, 2020 Fort Report
We’re here to help.  At the federal level, in the midst of this coronavirus fight, our goal is to protect healthcare, protect individuals and families, and protect small business.  We are doing three things at once––ensuring we have the ability to care for the sick, fight the...

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