Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska) biography

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Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE 1st District)

8th term Republican from Nebraska 1st District.

Bio

Residence: Lincoln

Marital Status: Married (Celeste)

Prev. Occupation: Economist, Congressional Aide, Publishing Executive

Prev. Political Exp.: Lincoln City Council, 1997-2001

Education: BA Louisiana State University, 1982; MPP Georgetown University, 1986; MDiv Franciscan University, 1996

Birthdate: 12/27/1960

Birthplace: Baton Rouge, LA

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 70%

Major Opponent: Daniel M. Wik


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Jeff Fortenberry.

Website: fortenberry.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

1514 Longworth House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-2701
Phone: (202) 225-4806
Fax: (202) 225-5686

Lincoln Office: (more district offices)

301 South 13th Street, Suite 100
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
Phone: (402) 438-1598
Fax: (402) 438-1604



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Reyn Archer
  • Scheduler: Mariel Bailey
  • Comm. Dir.: James Crotty
  • Education LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Legis. Dir.: Alan Feyerherm
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Telecomm LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Transportation LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Trade LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Commerce LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Labor LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Budget LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Government Affairs LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Space - NASA LA: Ian Merritt
  • Animal Welfare LA: Alan Feyerherm

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Jeff Fortenberry voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Jeff Fortenberry's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Jeff Fortenberry a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
 

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