[Congressional Record Volume 154, Number 118 (Thursday, July 17, 2008)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E1494]
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                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                       HON. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON

                                of texas

                    in the house of representatives

                        Thursday, July 17, 2008

  Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas. Madam Speaker, on Tuesday, 
November 6, 2007, I could not be present for rollcall votes 500 to 508, 
due to a previous commitment to a distinguished constituent of mine.
  Had I been present, I would have cast the following votes: ``yes'' on 
rollcall vote 500, 501, 504, 505, 507, 508 and ``nay'' on rollcall vote 
502, 503, 506.