Jeff Fortenberry

Jeff Fortenberry


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Fort from the Floor: Environmental Security, ALS Bill, Insulin Bill, Impeachment

2020-01-17 15:50:21

CSPAN: Fortenberry on Immigration, Trade, and his Security Resolution for Northern Iraq

2020-01-16 19:42:37

Fortenberry Floor Speech on Tolerance

2020-01-16 14:09:45

Fort from the Floor: Iran, One-Line Insulin Bill, Year-End Report

2020-01-10 20:16:41

Fortenberry Discusses the Current Situation with Iran on KLIN News Talk Radio

2020-01-09 23:51:32

Fortenberry Floor Speech on the Passing of Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick

2020-01-09 16:48:28

Fortenberry on Full Court Press with Greta Van Susteren

2019-12-23 17:21:51

Fortenberry Statement on House Vote to Impeach President Trump

2019-12-18 23:26:14

Fortenberry Floor Speech on Appropriations Achievements

2019-12-17 18:30:28

Fort from the Floor: The System is Sick

2019-12-12 21:55:01

Fortenberry Floor Speech on Drug Pricing

2019-12-12 16:59:34

Rural Radio: Fortenberry Discusses Important Progress on USMCA

2019-12-11 23:01:02

Fort from the Floor

2019-12-06 20:39:51

10/11 News: Fortenberry Discusses the Importance of the USMCA to Nebraska

2019-11-26 15:22:13

Pure Nebraska: Fortenberry Discusses Veterans History Project Events in Lincoln and Bellevue

2019-11-25 21:08:52

Fortenberry Votes to Change Homestead National Monument to Homestead National Historical Park

2019-11-22 19:15:00

KMTV 3 Omaha: Fortenberry Sponsors Bill to Protect Open Skies Treaty

2019-11-22 18:12:16

Fortenberry Speaks in Support of Renaming the Homestead National Monument

2019-11-20 23:02:50

KSNB-TV: Fortenberry Backs Bipartisan PAWS Bill to Connect Pets with Vets

2019-11-20 16:59:44

10/11 News: Fortenberry Backs Program that Pairs Vets with Pets

2019-11-20 16:29:53

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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