Who is Jeff Fortenberry? Wiki, Biography, Age, Spouse, Net Worth

Jeff Fortenberry Wiki – Jeff Fortenberry Biography

Jeff Fortenberry is a well-known celebrity from United States of America. So let’s check out Jeff Fortenberry’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details. Jeff Fortenberry was born in the Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1960.

BirthName, Nickname, and Profession

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Real Name Jeffrey Lane Fortenberry
Nickname Jeff
Profession Politician

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Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

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This section will get Jeff’s age, birthday, religion, hometown, food habits, and birthplace details.

Age (2021) 60 Years
Birthplace Baton Rouge
Date Of Birth December 27, 1960
Sunsign Libra
Hometown Baton Rouge
Food Habits Not Available
Nationality American

Jeffrey Lane Fortenberry was born on December 27, 1960 in Baton Rouge. Jeff age is 60 years as of in 2021 and his birthplace is Baton Rouge.
Currently, He is living in Baton Rouge, and working as Politician.
By nationality, He is American, and currently, his food habit is mix vegetarian & non-vegetarian.
He also worships all the Gods and goddesses and also celebrates all the festivals.
His hobby is acting. He loves doing acting in movies and shows.

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Height, Weight, And Body Measurements

Jeff’s height is Not Available tall and he looks tall when standing with his friends. Though he is a little tall as compared to his friends still he manages to maintain his weight.
His weight is around Not Available and he always exercises to maintain that. He loves to do exercises regularly and also tells others to do that.
According to Jeff, you must have to do exercise regularly to stay fit. his body measurements are not available currently, but we will update them very soon.

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Weight Not Available
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Jeff Fortenberry Spouse, Wife, , Personal Life

Parent Not Available
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Brother Not Available
Sister Not Available
Marital Status Married
Wife Celeste Fortenberry
Girlfriend Update Soon
Children 2

Jeff’s father’s name is Not Available. We have no more Information about Jeff Father; we will try to collect information and update soon.
Jeff’s mother’s name is Not Available. We have no more Information about Jeff Father; we will try to collect information and update soon.
Also, we have no idea about his brother and sister, and we don’t know their names either.
But we are trying hard to collect all the information about Jeff and will update you soon.
his Girlfriend’s name is Not Available. They are in relation from previous few years of strong relationship. We have no information about Jeff’s Girlfriend.
But we are sure that Jeff is Married and his Wife’s name is Celeste Fortenberry. Now, his relationship is perfect. We have no more information about his Wife.
Also, we have no information about his son and daughter. We can’t say their name. If you know some information, please comment below.

Jeffrey Lane Fortenberry Net Worth

The Jeffrey Lane Fortenberry Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.) $80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.) $4 million- $6 million USD

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Fast Facts You Need To Know


Fortenberry introduced the Renewable Fuels for America’s Future Act of 2010. The act was described by the Lincoln Journal Star editorial board as “a smart and thoughtful way to reduce subsidies for the production of ethanol.” The act would result in taxpayer savings of $5.67 billion, according to economists Ernie Goss of Creighton University and Bruce Babcock of Iowa State University.


Campaigning for an eighth term in October 2018, it was reported that Fortenberry’s chief of staff Dr. William “Reyn” Archer III threatened an associate professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Ari Kohen, who had ‘liked’ a Facebook post depicting a photo of a Fortenberry campaign sign vandalised by the addition of googly eyes and the modification of the candidate’s name to “Fartenberry.” Archer raised Kohen’s liking of the photo with Kohen’s supervisor as well as the dean and chancellor of the university. In reaction, Kohen raised a complaint with the Office of Congressional Ethics, and noted the ‘chilling effect’ of Archer seeking to violate his First Amendment rights.


Incumbent Republican U.S. Congressman Doug Bereuter of Nebraska’s 1st congressional district decided to retire. Fortenberry decided to run and won the 7-candidate Republican primary with 39% of the vote. He defeated Curt Bromm (33%), the Speaker of the Nebraska Legislature, and Club for Growth-endorsed businessman Greg Ruehle (21%). In the general election, he defeated State Senator Matt Connealy 54%–43%. He won all but two counties: Thurston and Burt.

Fortenberry won re-election to a second term, defeating former Lieutenant Governor Maxine Moul, 58%–42%, winning all but Burt County.

He won re-election to a third term, defeating Marine veteran Max Yashirin 70–30%.


In the 115th Congress, Fortenberry is co-chairman of the Nuclear Security Working Group, Congressional Caucus on Beef, Religious Minorities in the Middle East Caucus, and Friends of Switzerland Caucus. He is the vice chair of the Congressional Friends of Jordan Caucus. He is Chairman of the Congressional Catholic Staff Association. He is a member of several other caucuses. Fortenberry is also co-chairman of the United States Congressional International Conservation Caucus.


Fortenberry voted against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, but said in 2010 that he supported “the right type of (health care) reform” incorporating measures to reduce costs, improve outcomes and protect vulnerable people. He introduced H.R. 321, the SCHIP Plus Act of 2009 to offer eligible families the choice of retaining coverage for their children in the State Children’s Health Insurance Program or using SCHIP funds to help pay for a family insurance plan, saving both family and taxpayer dollars.

In an October 2010 endorsement, the Lincoln Journal Star described Fortenberry as “uncommonly well-informed on international issues”.

Fortenberry was listed by Foreign Policy magazine in 2010 as a “new Republican powerbroker” on nuclear security issues. He is a member of the Republican Main Street Partnership.


Fortenberry received a 100% pro-life score from the National Right to Life Committee in a ranking of members of the 111th Congress (2009–2011). He speaks annually at the March for Life.


He was challenged in the Republican primary for the first time since 2004. He drew two opponents and won with 84% of the vote. He won re-election to a fourth term, defeating legislative staffer Ivy Harper, 71%–29%.


Fortenberry was an at-large member of the Lincoln City Council from 1997 to 2001. His main commitments in this role were community revitalization and increasing public safety, but doing both without raising taxation. Among the economic development and community revitalization projects he worked on were the transition of a major public hospital and building a new baseball stadium.


Jeffrey Lane Fortenberry (born December 27, 1960) is the U.S. Representative for Nebraska’s 1st congressional district , a post he has filled since 2005. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district is based in Lincoln and includes most of the eastern third of the state outside the immediate Omaha area. He is the current dean of Nebraska’s Congressional delegation.