[Congressional Record Volume 153, Number 144 (Wednesday, September 26, 2007)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Pages E1989-E1990]
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                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                              HON. TED POE

                                of texas

                    in the house of representatives

                     Wednesday, September 26, 2007

  Mr. POE. Madam Speaker, due to the fact that I have been appointed by 
the President of

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the United States to be a Congressional Representative to the United 
Nations, I was in New York City and missed recorded votes on the House 
Floor on Monday, September 24, 2007 and Tuesday, September 25, 2007.
  I ask that the Record reflect that had I been able to vote that day, 
I would have voted ``yes'' on Rollcall vote Nos. 894, 895, 896, 897, 
898, 899, 900, 901, 905, and 907. I would have voted ``no'' on Rollcall 
vote Nos. 902, 903, 904, and 906.