GOP Congressman Jeff Fortenberry Found Guilty in Campaign Finance Case – The Wall Street Journal

A federal jury in Los Angeles on Thursday found Nebraska Rep. Jeff Fortenberry guilty of lying to federal investigators in a bid to conceal illegal campaign contributions he received during a 2016 California fundraiser.

Jurors convicted the Republican congressman on three felony counts after about two hours of deliberations. U.S. District Judge Stanley Blumenfeld set a sentencing date of June 28.

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