Apr 8, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today issued the following statement concerning the ongoing government funding negotiations:
Apr 7, 2011 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today supported H.R. 1363, a bill that would provide funding for American troops and avert a government shutdown at the end of this week. The bill passed the House of Representatives on a vote of 247 to 181.
Mar 19, 2011 Press Release
LINCOLN, NE – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today announced his intention to introduce the Furthering International Nuclear Safety Act of 2011, a bill that would enhance worldwide cooperation on nuclear safety in light of the recent nuclear reactor crisis in post-earthquake Japan...
Mar 17, 2011 Press Release
Lincoln, NE -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, in conjunction with U.S. Senator Mike Johanns, will host a "U.S Military Day" for high school and college students on Saturday, March 26, at Lincoln Southwest High School.
Mar 11, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today released the following statement regarding the federal debt and current budget situation. The U.S. Treasury reported earlier this week that the federal government in February ran a deficit of $223 billion, the largest monthly...
Mar 9, 2011 Press Release
Congressman affirms U.S. support against oppressive force but urges regional primacy of action WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry in an international news interview today urged the Arab League and African Union to lead their region in actions against the Libyan regime...
Mar 8, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today spoke at a hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights about the intense plight of women in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Mar 3, 2011 Press Release
Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today voted for H.R. 4, The Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act of 2011, which was approved on a vote of 314 to 112.  The bill repeals a portion of last year's health care law, referred to as Section 1099, which...
Feb 18, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Congressman Jeff Fortenberry’s amendment to prohibit U.S. military assistance to the African nation of Chad for its continued use of child soldiers was approved by the House of Representatives early this morning for inclusion with H.R. 1, the FY11 House...
Feb 17, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry will today offer an amendment to H.R. 1, the FY11 House continuing resolution, to prohibit U.S. military assistance to the African nation of Chad.