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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
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
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
June 14, 2013 Fortenberry Supports Measure to Address Sexual Assaults in Military
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 13, 2013 Fortenberry Rural Housing Measure Passes Appropriations Committee
June 12, 2013 Freedom of Conscience
June 8, 2013 Newsletter - Fort Report: U.S. - China Relationship
June 6, 2013 Unfair Practices at the IRS
June 6, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Affairs Omaha Hospital
June 6, 2013 Fortenberry Helps Introduce Bipartisan Initiative to Continue Conservation Planning on Fragile Farm Land
June 5, 2013 U.S.-China Relationship
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
June 5, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, Jeff Fortenberry Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Enhance Conservation and Incentivize Responsible Farming Practices
June 4, 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2014
May 22, 2013 Fortenberry Statement on Keystone XL Pipeline
May 21, 2013 Fortenberry Supports USSTRATCOM Funding, Fix for Backlog of Veteran Health Claims
May 17, 2013 Fort Report: IRS
May 16, 2013 Scandals in Washington
May 15, 2013 Defense and Veterans Appropriations
May 14, 2013 Fortenberry Cosponsors Legislation to Penalize Discrimination at IRS
May 10, 2013 Fort Report: North Korea
May 7, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Prevent Nuclear Weapons Development in South Korea
May 4, 2013 Fort Report: Four Way Test
April 26, 2013 Fort Report: Our Next Ag Generation
April 25, 2013 The Gosnell Trail
April 25, 2013 Fortenberry Helps Introduce Bipartisan Initiative to Support New Generation of Farmers
April 25, 2013 Legislation Aims to Support Next Generation of Farmers
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 18, 2013 Boston Tragedy
April 11, 2013 The Government Accountability Office's Report on Waste
April 5, 2013 Hiring Our Heroes
March 22, 2013 USDA Accepts Fortenberry Recommendations for Program Reforms
March 10, 2013 Letter to the Editor of Lincoln Journal Star - Fortenberry Explains Vote
March 5, 2013 Black, Fortenberry & Fleming Introduce Health Care Conscience Rights Act to Stop Obama Administration's Assault on Religious Freedom
March 1, 2013 Fortenberry Introduces Measure to Assist Rural Housing Efforts
Feb. 28, 2013 Fortenberry Comments on Violence Against Women Act Legislation
Feb. 18, 2013 Fortenberry Commends Johanns for Years of Service
Feb. 12, 2013 Fortenberry Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 25, 2013 Fort Report: A few thoughts on the inauguration
Jan. 22, 2013 Fortenberry Comments on Governor's Approval of Keystone Route
Jan. 22, 2013 Forty Years of Victims' Legacy of Abortion
Jan. 11, 2013 Fort Report: 113th Congress
Jan. 4, 2013 Fort Report: The Fiscal Cliff Vote
Jan. 2, 2013 Fortenberry Statement on Fiscal Cliff and Budget Negotiations
Dec. 19, 2012 What Can You Say?
Dec. 19, 2012 Fortenberry Statement on Release of Benghazi Report
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