Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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June 6, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to invest in our ports, channels, locks, flood protection and critical infrastructure that supports our waterways transportation systems. Olson voted for H.R. 8, the Water Resources Development Act, which authorizes the Army Corps of Engineers civil works activities.

June 6, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC –Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) invites TX-22 middle and high school students to participate in the 2018 Congressional App Challenge. Participants will create a software application, or “app,” for mobile, tablet or computer devices. Since 2015, 8,800 students across 43 states have created over 1,150 apps.

June 4, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in support of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that upheld the First Amendment and religious liberty in the Masterpiece Cakeshop ruling:

May 31, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson today issued the following statement in response to the Administration’s decision to adjust steel and aluminum tariffs and the impact on the U.S. economy:

May 24, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to support our military and provide them with the resources they need to protect and defend the homeland. Olson voted for H.R. 5515, the National Defense Authorization Act.

May 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today joined with his Texas colleagues to expedite a study to protect the Texas Gulf Coast from future hurricanes. Olson is an original cosponsor of H.R.

May 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today congratulated the TX-22 winners of this year’s Congressional Art Competition. The first place winner is Hannah Li from William D. Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas. Her piece, In the Moment, will be on display in the U.S. Capitol for an entire year.

May 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s announcement that the U.S. will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal:

May 4, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today was joined by Pearland Mayor Tom Reid, Pearland Police Chief Johnny Spires and Lucy Ekpanya to dedicate a Post Office in Pearland after fallen police officer Endy Nddiobong Ekpanya. Officer Ekpanya was killed by a drunk driver on June 16, 2016, while responding to a non-emergency call.

April 27, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to help the flying public by reauthorizing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Olson voted for H.R.

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