Congressman Jeff Fortenberry

Representing the 1st District of Nebraska

Press Releases

Mar 3, 2010 Press Release

By Don Walton - Lincoln Journal Star

Feb 19, 2010 Press Release

Lincoln, NE – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry commented today on the newly-released International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report on Iran's controversial nuclear program.

Feb 11, 2010 Press Release

Lincoln, NE -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry will host a free summit on opportunities for small businesses to address health care costs on Wednesday, February 17, 2010, in Lincoln. 

Feb 8, 2010 Press Release

Will Address Lincoln Troop This Evening

Lincoln, NE -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today released the following statement regarding the 100th anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America. 

Jan 29, 2010 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today joined his House Republican colleagues in an open discussion with President Obama about pressing matters before our nation.

"I appreciate the President's willingness to dialogue with us. He sought to defend his policies on jobs, the economy, and health care.

Jan 27, 2010 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today released the following comments on his expectations for President Obama’s State of the Union address this evening: 

Jan 22, 2010 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry Monday will participate in a field hearing of the House Agriculture Committee’s Nutrition Subcommittee to review the effectiveness of federal nutrition programs.  Fortenberry’s focus will be the programs’ impacts on individual health and wellness and the challenge of growing obesity rates.

Jan 20, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, a member of the House Democracy Partnership, today commented on efforts the Partnership has made to aid the Haitian government via the successful transfer of the former U.S. Embassy building in Port-au-Prince.  The two Haitian parliamentary buildings were destroyed in the January 12 earthquake, but the old U.S.

Jan 18, 2010 Press Release

LINCOLN, NE -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today released the following statement in observation of the national Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday:

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