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Jul 2, 2021 In The News
The past couple of months have been difficult ones in the Catholic Church. No sooner had the US Supreme Court decided to take up legal challenges to Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban than the US bishops' June meeting exposed the wrestling that had been going on in the...
Jul 1, 2021 In The News
The House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday gave its approval to an additional $20 million appropriation for construction of a new U.S. Department of Agriculture research center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The new recommended funding follows on the heels of an...
Jul 1, 2021 Press Release
(Washington, DC)—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01), Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State and Foreign Operations, made the following statement today against U.S. funding of abortion overseas during House Appropriations Committee debate on the 2022 State and...
Jul 1, 2021 Press Release
(Washington, DC)—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA), made the following statement tonight after the House Appropriations Committee approved the...
Jun 30, 2021 Press Release
(Washington, DC)—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA), made the following statement today in advance of the House Appropriations Committee full-...
Jun 28, 2021 In The News
Two members of the United States Congress have sent a plea to the secretary of state, the attorney general, and other top officials urging a “thorough and coordinated investigation” into concerns raised by a series of National Geographic articles about oil and gas exploration in...
Jun 25, 2021 Fort Report
This week, the mayor of the small mountain town of Silverton, Colorado got a surprise when he canceled the Pledge of Allegiance at a recent board meeting.  A citizen stood up and led the Pledge herself.  Other officials joined in.  In Loudoun County, Virginia, parents protested...
Jun 24, 2021 In The News
Politicians rarely think about pregnant women outside of the abortion debate. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.) hopes to change that.

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