(Extensions of Remarks - February 14, 2013)

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[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E146]
From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]

                       HONORING ALAN P. LESSENDEN


                            HON. SAM GRAVES

                              of missouri

                    in the house of representatives

                      Thursday, February 14, 2013

  Mr. GRAVES of Missouri. Mr. Speaker, I proudly pause to recognize 
Alan P. Lessenden. Alan is a very special young man who has exemplified 
the finest qualities of citizenship and leadership by taking an active 
part in the Boy Scouts of America, Troop 351, and earning the most 
prestigious award of Eagle Scout.
   Alan has been very active with his troop, participating in many 
scout activities. Over the many years Alan has been involved with 
scouting, he has not only earned numerous merit badges, but also the 
respect of his family, peers, and community. Most notably, Alan has 
contributed to his community through his Eagle Scout project.
   Mr. Speaker, I proudly ask you to join me in commending Alan P. 
Lessenden for his accomplishments with the Boy Scouts of America and 
for his efforts put forth in achieving the highest distinction of Eagle