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Jeff Fortenberry's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Jeff Fortenberry
Office: U.S. House (NE) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary May 13, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Celeste; 5 Children
Birth Date: 12/27/1960
Birth Place: Baton Rouge, LA
Home City: Lincoln, NE
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Smart Energy Policy
Issue Position: Smart Energy Policy
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on Propane Shortage Crisis
June 15, 2012 Fort Report: Made in America
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
June 6, 2012 House Accepts Fortenberry Measure to Strengthen Nuclear Security Efforts
June 5, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
June 5, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
June 23, 2011 Bipartisan Letter Urges Renewable Energy Incentives for Non-Profits
June 15, 2011 Fortenberry Amendment Aids Renewable Energy Development in Rural America
April 14, 2011 Fortenberry Nuclear Safety Bill Clears House Committee
March 19, 2011 Fortenberry to Introduce Nuclear Safety Legislation
March 4, 2011 Letter To Yukiya Amano, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency
March 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - America's Energy Security
Dec. 2, 2010 Fortenberry Leads Call for Comprehensive Inspections in Syria's Nuclear Program
July 29, 2010 Fortenberry Bill Redesigns America's Renewable Fuels Strategy
Feb. 11, 2010 Op-Ed: A Very Special Anniversary
Dec. 30, 2009 Representative Fortenberry's Congressional Nuclear Security Caucus Communique
Oct. 28, 2009 A New Energy Strategy At Home
Oct. 19, 2009 Fortenberry Bill Aids Nuclear Non-Proliferation Efforts, Assists Sustainable Energy Systems In Developing Nations
Oct. 19, 2009 Fortenberry Bill Aids Nuclear Non-proliferation Efforts, Assists Sustainable Energy Systems In Developing Nations
Sept. 24, 2009 Fortenberry Comments On Historic U.N. Security Council Session
July 8, 2009 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 8, 2009 Fortenberry Amendment Aids Rural Energy Development
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Pending Climate Legislation
May 19, 2009 Fortenberry Supports President's Plan for Increased Fuel Economy Standards
May 19, 2009 Fortenberry Supports President's Plan for Increased Fuel Economy Standards
Feb. 26, 2009 Earmark Declaration
Feb. 24, 2009 Fortenberry Hopes President Obama Focuses on Small Businesses, a Sustainable Energy Future, and Nuclear Security
Feb. 13, 2009 Fortenberry Statement on Stimulus Spending Package
Feb. 3, 2009 Fortenberry Urges Multilateral Dialogue on Nuclear Security
Sept. 26, 2008 United States-India Nuclear Cooperation Approval and Nonproliferation Enhancement Act
Sept. 16, 2008 Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act
Aug. 20, 2008 The Fort Report- 100 Miles per Gallon?
Aug. 1, 2008 Fortenberry Speaks at Historic "Spontaneous Session": America Needs a Bold New Energy Vision
July 31, 2008 Fortenberry Call for a Comprehensive Energy Plan: Don't Leave D.C. Without It
July 30, 2008 Fortenberry Supports Legislation to Improve Tax Treatment of Wind Energy
July 22, 2008 Fortenberry Supports NPPD's Forward Thinking Energy Portfolio
July 18, 2008 Fortenberry Calls for New Vision of Sustainable Energy Future
June 27, 2008 The Fort Report: Oil Price Speculation
June 26, 2008 American Energy Solutions for Lower Gas Prices
June 18, 2008 Fortenberry Statement Regarding President's Energy Remarks
June 11, 2008 Nebraskan Testifies Before House Committee about Renewable Energy Entrepreneurship
May 23, 2008 New Ways of Thinking about Energy and Transportation
May 21, 2008 Food, Conservation, and Energy Security Act of 2008--Veto Message from the President of the United States
May 6, 2008 The Fort Report: Emergency Energy Summit: Seeking a New Approach
May 1, 2008 Fortenberry Urges the Convening of an Emergency Energy Summit
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