[Congressional Record Volume 153, Number 173 (Thursday, November 8, 2007)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E2365]
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                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                             HON. PHIL HARE

                              of illinois

                    in the house of representatives

                       Thursday, November 8, 2007

  Mr. HARE. Madam Speaker, on November 5, 2007, I was unavoidably 
detained. Had I been present, I would have voted as follows: on 
rollcall No. 1034, On Closing Portions of the Conference for Department 
of Defense Appropriations, I would have voted ``aye''; on rollcall No. 
1035, H.R. 513--National Heroes Credit Protection Act, I would have 
voted ``aye''; and on rollcall No. 1036, H. Res. 744--Recognizing the 
contributions of Native American veterans and calling upon the 
President to issue a proclamation urging the people of the United 
States to observe a day in honor of Native American veterans, I would 
have voted ``aye.''