Jeff Fortenberry

Jeff Fortenberry


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Fortenberry Floor Speech: Is It Safe?

2020-05-29 16:17:18

WJAG: Fortenberry on Economic Impact Payment (EIP) Debit Cards

2020-05-28 12:37:16

Congressman Fortenberry Visits PPP Success Story, Rick Poore of Shirts 101

2020-05-21 21:03:05

Fort from the Floor: The Capitol During Coronavirus

2020-05-19 17:19:27

Town Hall: Fortenberry and UNMC Chancellor Gold Discuss Coronavirus Screening, Sanitation, Testing

2020-05-20 02:13:03

KLIN: Fortenberry Discusses Dependence on China for Essential Drug Supplies

2020-05-08 15:12:36

Gray TV: Fortenberry Discusses Need to Reduce Dependence on China for Essential Drug Supplies

2020-05-06 19:24:35

KLKN Channel 8: Congressman Fortenberry Releases Coronavirus Survey Results

2020-05-06 14:50:41

Fox Business: Fortenberry on Nebraska Leading the Nation in Per Capita PPP Loans Approved

2020-04-20 15:48:06

Fortenberry Thanks Egypt for Donation of Personal Protective Equipment

2020-04-21 22:53:59

Fortenberry Floor Speech in Support of Paycheck Protection Program

2020-04-23 17:55:09

1011 News: Fortenberry on Nebraska Leading the Nation in Per Capita PPP Loans Approved

2020-04-20 18:21:29

KETV: Fortenberry on Nebraska Leading the Nation in Per Capita PPP Loans Approved

2020-04-17 14:56:55

Fortenberry Joins Executive Travel's Virtual Ribbon-Cutting

2020-04-15 17:25:27

Telephone Town Hall: Update on Federal Response to Coronavirus

2020-04-09 20:59:15

Full Court Press: Nebraska Vs. Coronavirus with Greta Van Susteren

2020-04-14 14:50:02

KLIN: Fortenberry Gives an Update on the Federal Response to Coronavirus

2020-04-08 23:57:09

Telephone Town Hall: Coronavirus Update

2020-04-03 01:02:05

1011: Fortenberry on $2 trillion stimulus package

2020-04-01 16:26:39

Sirius XM: Fortenberry Discusses Congress Passing $2T Stimulus

2020-03-27 22:22:11

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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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