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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains floor speeches by Congressman Ted Poe delivered to the United States House of Representatives during the years 2005-2018.

Biographical Note

Ted Poe was born in Temple, TX on September 10, 1948. Poe obtained his B.A. from Abilene Christian University in 1970 and his J.D. from the University of Houston in 1973. Poe served in the United States Air Force Reserves from 1970-1976. Poe served as district attorney for Harris County, Houston, TX from 1973-1981 and as district judge in Harris county from 1981-2003. Poe was elected to the United States House of Representatives for the 109th Congress in 2005 and served as Texas Representative (Republican) from January 3, 2005-January 3, 2019. [See Biographical Directory of the United States Congress:]

Donor Note

Heather Ramsey-Cook, Ted Poe


This collection contains binders of speeches organized in chronological order in five boxes.



Extent of Collection

7.5 linear feet (5 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #483

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Troy Wade, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz


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