[Congressional Record Volume 162, Number 35 (Thursday, March 3, 2016)]
[Extensions of Remarks]
[Pages E273-E274]
From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]

                          PERSONAL EXPLANATION


                           HON. DAN BENISHEK

                              of michigan

                    in the house of representatives

                        Thursday, March 3, 2016

  Mr. BENISHEK. Mr. Speaker, on roll call no. 105, I was unavoidably 
detained and was unfortunately unable to vote in favor of H.R. 3716, 
the Ensuring Removal of Terminated Providers from Medicaid and CHIP 
Act. As a doctor, I know how important it is to make sure that only 
qualified professionals are eligible for participating in health care 
programs like Medicaid and CHIP. Had I been present, I would have voted 

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