Fortenberry found guilty in contributions probe, will appeal
Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, R-Neb., who served as House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee ranking member until he was indicted in a contributions probe, has been found guilty but says he will appeal the case.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, a Republican, and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., both called for Fortenberry to resign, the Omaha World-Herald reported.
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