Jeff Fortenberry

Lincoln, Neb.
Representative Jeff Fortenberry is a U.S. Representative from Nebraska (Republican). He is a member of the House Appropriations Committee and several of its subcommittees – the Subcommittee on State and Foreign Operations; the Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs; and the Subcommittee on and Energy and Water Development. Fortenberry is co-chair of the Caucus on Religious Minorities in the Middle East and the Congressional Study Group on Europe. He previously served on the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Agriculture Committee. He is Roman Catholic.

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  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this year, almost 100 church leaders—from all the families of U.S. Christianity—are...

  • In Times Like These … A Pan-African Christian Devotional for Public Policy Engagement

    This devotional guide invites deepened relationship with and among Pan-Af­rican people and elected leaders in the mission to end hunger and poverty.

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the Bread for the World members who have come this morning.

    Bruce Puckett urged...

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