POE, Ted, a Representative from Texas; born in Temple, Bell County, Tex.,
September 10, 1948; B.A., Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Tex., 1970;
J.D., University of Houston, Houston, Tex., 1973; United States Air Force
Reserves, 1970-1976; teacher; lawyer, private practice; district attorney,
Harris County, Houston, Tex., 1973-1981; district judge, Harris County,
Houston, Tex., 1981-2003; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Ninth and
to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2005-present).