Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says he is considering running for higher office, but hasnít made a decision yet
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says he is considering running for higher office, but hasn’t made a decision yet.
Fortenberry says the decision by Senator Johanns to retire after his term ends next year took him by surprise. . .
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry; “for a very long time”
Fortenberry is a Republican, as is Johanns.
He says the biggest factor to weigh in his decision is whether he has the support of his family.
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry acknowledges recent shifts in Nebraska’s political landscape have caused him to consider running for higher office. . .
Fortenberry; “the possibility”
Fortenberry has been considering the Senate race to succeed Senator Johanns when he steps down next year, but could also consider a run for governor.
Fortenberry; “Senate race”
Fortenberry, a Republican, says he will make a decision after consulting with his family.
Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says there is much to consider before he decides whether to run for higher office.
Fortenberry, a Republican, says he will talk with his family before deciding whether to run to succeed Senator Johanns when he steps down next year. . .
Fortenberry; “gratifying one”
Fortenberry could also run for governor.
Governor Heineman has to leave the office, due to term limits.
(courtesy of Nebraska Radio Network)