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Jeff Fortenberry's Public Statements

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
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
May 21, 2007 Fortenberry Introduces Resolution to Expand Homestead National Monument of America's Boundaries
May 18, 2007 Farm Bill Moves Forward
May 11, 2007 Fortenberry Helps Introduce Bipartisan Responsible Renewable Energy Tax Credit Act
May 10, 2007 Fortenberry Meets with Iraq Deputy Prime Minister
May 9, 2007 Fortenberry Pushes Renewable Energy Policy to Benefit Rural America
May 5, 2007 Fortenberry Calls Two Month Vacation "Unconscionable"
May 2, 2007 Fortenberry Votes to Sustain Veto; Calls for Common Ground
May 1, 2007 Congress Must Get to Work
May 1, 2007 Fort Report: Lost in Translation
April 25, 2007 Fortenberry: Petraeus Briefing "Critical"
April 24, 2007 Fort Report: Reflecting on a National Tragedy
April 24, 2007 Fortenberry Welcomes Petraeus to Capitol Hill
March 28, 2007 Fortenberry Applauds Passage of Wounded Warriors Legislation
March 23, 2007 Fortenberry Comments on the War Supplemental
March 22, 2007 Fortenberry Chosen to Serve on House Democracy Assistance Commission
March 21, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 12, 2007 Letter: To Condoleezza Rice, Secretary, US Department of State
March 8, 2007 Fortenberry Helps Introduce Parents' Tax Relief Legislation
March 5, 2007 Fortenberry Reviews Walter Reed Hospital Conditions
March 1, 2007 Fortenberry Cosponsors Campaign Reform Bill
Feb. 16, 2007 Fortenberry Hails Passage of Small Business Tax Relief Legislation
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 9, 2007 Fortenberry Urges Passage of Translators Legislation
Feb. 6, 2007 Preparing for New Farm Policy-blog
Feb. 5, 2007 Fortenberry Reintroduces Legislation on Lewis and Clark Initiative
Jan. 31, 2007 Fortenberry Comments on USDA Farm Bill Proposal
Jan. 30, 2007 Establishing The House Democracy Assistance Commission For The 110th Congress
Jan. 23, 2007 Fortenberry Responds to the State of the Union Address
Jan. 17, 2007 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007
Jan. 11, 2007 Fortenberry Addresses Stem Cell Research
Jan. 11, 2007 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007
Jan. 9, 2007 Fortenberry Statement on the President's Expected Iraq Plan
Jan. 9, 2007 Fortenberry Advocates a Comprehensive Minimum Wage Bill
Jan. 5, 2007 Fortenberry Pushes Increase in Immigration Provisions for Iraqi and Afghan Military Translators
Jan. 4, 2007 Fortenberry Sworn In with 110th Congress
Dec. 23, 2006 A Trade Deal Hits Close to Home for Some Nebraskans
Dec. 6, 2006 Unborn Child Pain Awareness Act of 2006
Dec. 1, 2006 Senator Lott's Weekly Column: "Keeping The Go Zone Going, "Why Congress Should Extend "Go Zone" Tax Incentives"
Nov. 28, 2006 Creating Affordable Healthcare Options for Small Businesses by Congressman Jeff Fortenberry
Nov. 16, 2006 Weekly Column (Giving America's Best Our Best)
Nov. 15, 2006 Fortenberry Votes to Extend Veterans' Benefits
Oct. 25, 2006 Press Release - Fortenberry Urges President Bush: More Iraqi Troops in Baghdad
Oct. 23, 2006 Weekly Column (Farewell to Rep. Osborne)
Oct. 17, 2006 The Fort Report (A Tradition Of Service)
Oct. 17, 2006 Press Release - Fortenberry Honored as "Friend of Farm Bureau"
Oct. 13, 2006 Weekly Column (A Tradition of Service)
Sept. 26, 2006 Hearing: Hearing On Members Proposals On Tax Issues Introduced In The 109th Congress
Sept. 25, 2006 Press Release - House Approves Fortenberry Legislation on Lewis and Clark Initiative
Sept. 25, 2006 Authorization Land Conveyance To The Missouri River Basin Lewis And Clark Interpretive Trail And Visitor Center Foundation
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