Jeff Fortenberry

Jeff Fortenberry

NEBRASKA's 1st DISTRICT

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Congressman Fortenberry Questions Leaders from the D.O.D at the Mil/Con VA Hearing

2018-04-13 18:34:55


Congressman Fortenberry Questions Secretary Mnuchin at the State& Foreign Op Subcommittee Hearing

2018-04-11 19:30:41


Congressman Fortenberry Speaks to Susan Littlefield on Farm to School Program and Other Issues

2018-03-29 21:18:12


Congressman Fortenberry Speaks with Jack Mitchell on the KLIN Morning Show

2018-03-26 19:10:02


Congressman Fortenberry Questions Secretary Rick Perry at Energy and Water Subcommittee Hearing

2018-03-15 21:49:41


Congressman Fortenberry Questions VA Secretary David Shulkin at MilCon VA Subcomittee Hearing

2018-03-15 21:35:02


Congressman Fortenberry Questions the Army Corps of Engineers

2018-03-14 18:16:38


Congressman Fortenberry Discusses Important Issues with Coby Mach on Drive Time Lincoln

2018-03-14 16:47:39


Congressman Fortenberry Discusses Tariffs and Agriculture with 1011 News

2018-03-13 21:11:45


Congressman Fortenberry Responds to Raymond Central High School

2018-03-08 22:53:46


Congressman Fortenberry Addresses the House of Representatives about Vietnamese Community

2018-03-08 15:34:20


Congressman Fortenberry Testifies on the Recovering America's Wildlife Act

2018-02-16 21:05:46


Congressman Fortenberry Addresses the U.S. House of Representatives on Jobs and Tax Reform

2018-02-15 23:08:15


Congressman Fortenberry Speaks with 1011 News At Tax Forum Event

2018-02-12 22:28:00


Congressman Fortenberry Speaks with CSPAN Following the State of the Union

2018-02-08 16:06:58


Congressman Fortenberry's Video for Tom and Rhonda Peed

2018-02-06 22:05:52


Congressman Fortenberry Discusses the State of the Union with Coby Mach on Drive Time Radio Lincoln

2018-02-01 17:02:25


Congressman Fortenberry Interviews with Susan Littlefield on Rural Radio Network

2018-01-30 22:20:00


Congressman Fortenberry's Holiday Message from the Capitol Christmas Tree

2017-12-22 18:57:31


Congressman Fortenberry Speaks at 3rd Archon International Conference on Religious Freedom

2017-12-05 18:43:07


Contact Information

1514 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-4806
Fax 202-225-5686
fortenberry.house.gov

Jeff Fortenberry was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 2004 to serve Nebraska’s First Congressional District. His work in Congress is rooted in the belief that the strength of our nation depends on the strength of our families and communities. Jeff is a member of the House Appropriations Committee, which appropriates United States government expenditures. He serves on three subcommittees with importance for Nebraska: Agriculture, Energy and Water, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs.

Jeff previously served on the House Foreign Affairs Committee where he placed particular focus on human rights concerns, Middle Eastern affairs, and nuclear weapons non-proliferation. He also represented Nebraska on the Agriculture Committee, where his work on two Farm Bills advanced opportunities for young and beginning farmers and promoted agricultural entrepreneurship.

Prior to serving in Congress, Jeff worked as a publishing industry executive in Lincoln, where he also served on the Lincoln City Council from 1997-2001. Jeff also has significant personal experience in small business, and early in his career he worked as a policy analyst for the United States Senate Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Relations. Jeff earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and two master’s degrees, one in public policy. He and his wife Celeste live in Lincoln and have five daughters.


Serving With

Don Bacon

NEBRASKA's 2nd DISTRICT

Adrian Smith

NEBRASKA's 3rd DISTRICT

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