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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

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
  • Legis. Dir.: Alan Feyerherm
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Health LA: Reyn Archer
  • Judiciary LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Budget LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Civil Rights LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Reyn Archer
  • Science/Technology LA: Alan Feyerherm
  • Women's Issues LA: Reyn Archer
  • Comm. Dir.: James Crotty

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 Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Nay Voted For
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Nay Voted For
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Yea Voted For
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Yea Voted For
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Nay Voted For
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Nay Voted For
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Nay Voted For
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Yea Voted For
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Yea Voted For
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

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 Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support Yes Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Jeff Fortenberry
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.