Feb 11, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today issued the following statement concerning Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's resignation from office: "America stands for the right of the Egyptian people to realize their highest aspirations, and today's news of President...
Feb 10, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today issued the following statement concerning Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's decision to remain in office:
Jan 31, 2011 Press Release
The United States Department of State encourages those seeking information about Americans living in Egypt to direct inquiries to EgyptEmergencyUSC@state.gov or 1-888-407-4747.  You may also wish to visit the following State Department site, http://www.state.gov/p/nea/rls/rm/...
Jan 28, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today issued the following statement concerning today’s escalating clashes in Egypt: "This is a highly complex and dangerous situation in the streets of Egypt. "Egypt is the cultural and historic center of the Arab world and has...
Jan 28, 2011 Press Release
Following please find the U.S. State Department's response to Congressman Fortenberry's recent call for a more comprehensive review of the environmental impacts of the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline Project. US_Dept_of_State_Response_1-20-11.pdf
Jan 27, 2011 Press Release
Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Jeff Fortenberry this week introduced the Renewable Fuels for America's Future Act. The bill incentivizes biofuels production over current levels, saves taxpayer money, and builds renewable fuels transportation infrastructure across America.  It...
Jan 26, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry tonight released the following statement after President Obama’s 2011 State of the Union Address to Congress:“The State of the Union is always a very grand occasion and opportunity for the three branches of government to come...
Jan 25, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry will be seated with the entire Nebraska congressional delegation at tonight's State of the Union Address.  Fortenberry will join House of Representatives colleagues Lee Terry and Adrian Smith, along with Senators Ben Nelson and Mike...
Jan 25, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry on Friday led a group of Members of Congress in urging President Obama to discuss in the State of the Union Address the recent international wave of violence against religious minorities.
Jan 19, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jeff Fortenberry today released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted 245 to 189 in support of repealing the recently-enacted health care reform law: “Strengthening our health care system is very important to every American...