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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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Dec. 20, 2013 Budget Agreement Includes Fortenberry Proposal on Long Term Health Care
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Mark Pryor, Roy Blunt, Robert Aderholt, and Sam Farr - Unsafe Chinese Chicken
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Appoint New Ambassador for International Religious Freedom
Dec. 4, 2013 Rural American
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Fortenberry Urges Farm Bill Conference to Keep Conservation Measures
Nov. 21, 2013 Fortenberry Delivers Keynote Address on Nuclear Nonproliferation
Nov. 19, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 19, 2013 Building Infrastructure Creates Jobs
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - State Disaster Declaration Request
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
Nov. 1, 2013 Fort Report: The Forgotten War
Nov. 1, 2013 Fortenberry Statement on the Death of Former Congressman John Y. McCollister
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Affairs Omaha Hospital
Oct. 30, 2013 Fortenberry and Grassley Urge Conference to Keep Payment Limits Reform in Farm Bill
Oct. 30, 2013 "Don't Touch Stamp" on Payment Limits Reform in Farm and Food Bill Conference Negotiations
Oct. 25, 2013 Fort Report: Quick Congressional Update and Medicare Open Enrollment Notice
Oct. 16, 2013 Fort Report: Ending the Government Shutdown
Oct. 16, 2013 Fortenberry to Vote Yes to Reopen Government
Oct. 8, 2013 Omaha World Herald - I'll Push For Back Pay, Not Take My Pay
Oct. 6, 2013 Fortenberry Statement on Lifting Department of Defense Furloughs
Oct. 4, 2013 The House of Representatives, the Senate, and the President Must Sit Down and Talk
Oct. 1, 2013 Fortenberry Comments on Shutdown, Offices Remain Open with Limited Staff
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Sept. 27, 2013 Fort Report: Weekend in Washington
Sept. 27, 2013 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Protect Rights of Conscience from Obamacare
Sept. 26, 2013 Health Care Costs
Sept. 20, 2013 Fort Report: Decoding Washington Speak
Sept. 18, 2013 Reviewing the Basics
Sept. 13, 2013 Fort Report: Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Potential U.S. Involvement in Syria
Sept. 6, 2013 Fort Report: Syria Update
Aug. 30, 2013 Fortenberry: No U.S. Bombing of Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 Fort Report: Egypt
Aug. 16, 2013 Fort Report: Vitame Vas
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
Aug. 1, 2013 Fortenberry, McCollum Introduce Conservation Reform Act
July 25, 2013 Fortenberry Joins Bipartisan Delegation Visiting USSTRATCOM
July 24, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 19, 2013 Fort Report: No Arms to Syria
July 12, 2013 Blog: Fort Report: Lt. Col. Paul Adams and the Veterans History Project
July 11, 2013 Dependence on the Government
July 3, 2013 Fortenberry Comments on Developments in Egypt
June 21, 2013 Fort Report: An Uncertain Future for Farm Policy
June 20, 2013 Fortenberry Statement on House Farm Bill Vote
June 20, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 18, 2013 Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
June 15, 2013 The Foundry - Obamacare Assaults Religious Freedom
June 14, 2013 House Supports Fortenberry Measure to Modernize Cooperative Threat Reduction
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