Posts Tagged ‘ Jeff Fortenberry ’

Obama State of the Union Ignores Christian Genocide

Jan 18th, 2016 | By

Obama’s January 12 State of the Union made no mention of rescuing Christians from genocide, a term whose policy implications would have run counter to his advocacy of diminished American global leadership. Americans “can’t try to take over and rebuild every country that falls into crisis…that’s a recipe for quagmire,” he stated, the “lesson of Vietnam…”



For the sake of Christians in the Middle East, a papal wake-up call

Oct 6th, 2015 | By

By George J. Marlin, chairman of Aid to the Church in Need U.S.A: ON THE EVE of Pope Francis’ visit to the US, there were two significant developments with regard to the persecution of Christians in the Middle East: Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, Nevada Republican, and Anna G. Eshoo, California Democrat, introduced a Congressional resolution denouncing

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Fortenberry Introduces Resolution Decrying Genocide Against Christians And Other Religious Minorities In Iraq And Syria

Sep 15th, 2015 | By
Results of attack on Coptic Church in which many died

Representatives Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE), Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA), Juan Vargas (D-CA), Trent Franks (R-AZ), Dan Lipinski (D-IL), and Jeff Denham (R-CA) have announced the introduction of a bipartisan resolution (H. Con. Res. 75) denouncing the genocide being perpetrated against Christians and other ethnic and religious minorities in Iraq and Syria.