Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today made the following statement upon Senator Mike Johanns' announcement regarding his service in the U.S. Senate.
"Senator Johanns is an extraordinary public servant. I've had the honor of working with him since his time as Lincoln's Mayor. His leadership as Governor, Secretary of Agriculture, and now as U.S. Senator is marked by the honesty, integrity, and hard work he brought to each role.
"He has devoted his life's work to the wellbeing of our state and nation. Now, we thank him for a job well done. I look forward to working with him in coming months and wish him and Stephanie all the best in the years ahead."