Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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April 15, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX), the Ranking Republican on the House Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee today will join with several House colleagues to provide reaction and commentary on President Obama’s speech in Florida to outline his vision for human space exploration.  Media can simply view the commentary from their computer on Rep.

March 31, 2010 Op-Ed

Houston, we have a real problem
By: Rep. Pete Olson and Rep. Ed Perlmutter
March 31, 2010 06:38 AM EDT

March 31, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson issued the following statement today in response to President Obama’s announcement regarding offshore drilling:

March 25, 2010 Press Release

Today 18 Members of Congress, including Pete Olson introduced legislation to close the loophole to eliminate the special health care reform exemption for certain Congressional staff so that all Legislative Branch employees are treated the same.  This legislation amends the enacted bill to correct a special exemption in the new law that moved some legislative staff into the new h

March 18, 2010 Press Release

Rep Pete Olson today issued the following statement in support of Israel in the wake of recent events involving the United States and Israel relations:

March 4, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson today issued the following statement of congratulations to the International Space Station Program for winning the National Aeronautic Association’s prestigious Collier Trophy.  This award is given annually to recognize the greatest achievement in aeronautics or astronautics in America.

March 3, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson, the Ranking Member of the Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee, today provided the following testimony before the House Budget Committee supporting the principles of American leadership in human space flight: