[Congressional Record Volume 154, Number 115 (Monday, July 14, 2008)]
[Page H6449]
From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]

                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION

  Mr. SHAYS. Mr. Speaker, on July 14, 2008, I missed 3 recorded votes.
  I take my voting responsibility very seriously. Had I been present, I 
would have voted ``yea'' on recorded vote No. 486, ``yea'' on recorded 
vote 487, and ``yea'' on recorded vote 488.