Jeff Fortenberry

Jeff Fortenberry


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Telephone Town Hall: Coronavirus and Small Business

2020-03-26 14:05:31

KFAB: Fortenberry on Unprecedented Federal Response to Coronavirus

2020-03-26 14:05:26

1011 Pure Nebraska: Fortenberry Discusses Federal Response to Coronavirus

2020-03-24 15:36:39

Fortenberry Telephone Town Hall on Coronavirus

2020-03-23 15:28:36

Rural Radio: Fortenberry Discusses Federal Response to Coronavius

2020-03-20 15:35:08

Fortenberry Town Hall: Coronavirus and Your Business

2020-03-18 21:11:08

Fortenberry Telephone Town Hall on Coronavirus with UNMC Chancellor Dr. Jeffrey Gold

2020-03-13 15:27:13

Fort from the Floor: Coronavirus

2020-03-06 17:04:05

KFAB: Fortenberry and UNMC’s Dr. Gold Give Latest Coronavirus Update

2020-03-05 18:07:39

Fortenberry on SiriusXM Radio: What Coronavirus Revealed About China

2020-03-04 19:31:55

Something You May Not Have Heard of: TRIO!

2020-03-03 17:55:29

Coronavirus Update: Fortenberry Addresses Media with Governor and UNMC Officials

2020-03-02 18:26:01

Fortenberry Sounds the Alarm: Is Our Drug Supply Safe? Can We Even Know That?

2020-02-27 23:32:58

Fortenberry Sounds the Alarm: Is Our Drug Supply Safe? Can We Even Know that?

2020-02-27 20:43:56

KETV 7: Fortenberry Leads Congressional Delegation Visit to Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Lab

2020-02-26 21:46:14

Fortenberry Floor Speech on Establishing Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail

2020-02-26 20:53:16

Helicopters removing ice jams from the Platte River

2020-02-20 22:11:11

Fortenberry Chats with Mayor Scotty Getzschman about Strengthening Fremont’s Water Infrastructure

2020-02-19 23:24:10

A Main Street Chat with Blair, Nebraska Mayor Richard Hansen

2020-02-19 20:42:36

Fort from the Floor: Helping Those with ALS; Reducing Insulin Prices; Special Olympics; RELIEF Act

2020-02-14 14:06:51

Contact Information

1514 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-4806
Fax 202-225-5686

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Jeff Fortenberry represents Nebraska’s First Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives. He is a member of the House Appropriations Committee, which is responsible for the expenditures of the United States government. He serves as the Ranking Member on the House Agriculture Subcommittee and is a member of the State and Foreign Operations Subcommittee. In Congress, Jeff serves as co-chair of the Nuclear Security Working Group, co-chair of the International Conservation Caucus, and co-chair of the Congressional Study Group on Europe.

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, public policy analysis, and economic development. 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. His work in Congress is rooted in the belief that the strength of our nation depends on the strength of our families and communities.

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