Ted Poe on The War in Afghanistan

Last Updated : Oct 26, 2010

Summary

Congressman Poe has opposed President Obama's plan to set a deadline for withdrawal from Afghanistan. He called the plan good news for the Taliban.

 

Opposition to Timetables for Withdrawal

In October of 2010, Congressman Poe wrote an opinion article noting his opposition to deadlines for withdrawal from Afghanistan. He referred to the deadlines as good news for the Taliban.

Voting Record

Removing Troops from Afghanistan

In March of 2011, the House voted on a resolution to require the removal of troops from Afghanistan pursuant to the War Powers Resolution. The measure failed 96-321. Ted Poe voted against the resolution to remove the troops from Afghanistan.

Ted Poe voted against the resolution to remove the troops from Afghanistan.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

This representative has not been identified as sponsoring or cosponsoring significant legislation related to this title.

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