[Congressional Record Volume 161, Number 138 (Thursday, September 24, 2015)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E1353]
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                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                           HON. MIKE THOMPSON

                             of california

                    in the house of representatives

                      Thursday, September 24, 2015

  Mr. THOMPSON of California. Mr. Speaker, September 16th through 
September 18th I was absent due to activities in my District related to 
wildfires and was unable to cast my vote for Roll Calls 495 through 
506. Had I been present I would have voted:
  Roll Call No. 495--YES, H.R. 1214, National Forest Small Tracts Act 
Amendments Act of 2015
  Roll Call No. 496--YES, H.R. 1949, National Liberty Memorial 
Clarification Act of 2015
  Roll Call No. 497--NO, Ordering the Previous Question
  Roll Call No. 498--NO, Collins of GA Amdt
  Roll Call No. 499--NO, Rule
  Roll Call No. 500--YES, On Motion to Recommit with Instructions
  Roll Call No. 501--NO, Passage H.R. 758, Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act
  Roll Call No. 502--NO, Ordering the Previous Question
  Roll Call No. 503--NO, Rule
  Roll Call No. 504--YES, Motion to Recommit
  Roll Call No. 505--NO, H.R. 3134, Defund Planned Parenthood
  Roll Call No. 506--NO, H.R. 3504, Born Alive Abortion Survivors 
Protection Act