Congressman Poe was in the studio in New Yorkon CNN's "Lou Dobbs Tonight" on January 3to discuss the merits of a Presidential pardon for Border Agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean.

The Ramos and Compean cases garnered national attention because of the prosecution and conviction of the agents by the U.S Attorneys Office for shooting a fleeing illegal drug smuggler during a nighttime altercation after over 800 pounds of marijuana was discovered in his van near the Texas-Mexico border.