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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
March 27, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 27, 2014 Fortenberry Votes to Support Sovereignty of Ukraine
March 25, 2014 Fortenberry Attends Today's Court Proceedings
March 24, 2014 The Constitutionality of Abortion-Inducing Drugs
March 21, 2014 Fort Report: Ukraine - Why Should We Care?
March 6, 2014 Fortenberry Votes to Support Ukraine Aid
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Kerry. Secretary of State of the United States -Urge Administration To Support Syria Study Group
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 28, 2014 Fort Report: Russia
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
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman, Committee on Energy and Commerce and Ed Whitfield, Chairman, Subcommittee on Energy and Power - Call for Hearing on Propane Shortage Crisis
Jan. 29, 2014 Fortenberry Comments on Farm Bill Vote
Jan. 28, 2014 Fortenberry Statement on State of the Union Address
Jan. 15, 2014 Fortenberry Statement on Appropriations Bill
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, US Secretary of State - Vatican City Visit
Jan. 15, 2014 Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 15, 2014 The Pro-Life Caucus
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 President Barack Obama: 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 Building Infrastructure Creates Jobs
Nov. 19, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - State Disaster Declaration Request
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 Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
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
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