Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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Jul 20, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that struck down Texas Voter ID Law, which establishes the types of photo identification election officials can and cannot accept at the polls:

Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

Last night Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) voted to protect the rights of individuals and healthcare providers who have ethical and religious objections to abortion. Olson was a cosponsor of and voted in support of H.R. 4828, the Conscience Protection Act.

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Jul 12, 2016 Press Release

Today Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) acted to rein in the executive branch and restore Congress’ legislative power. Olson was a cosponsor of and voted for H.R. 4768 the Separation of Powers Restoration Act, a bill to amend the Administrative Procedure Act to overturn the “Chevron doctrine” of judicial deference to agency interpretations of statutory and regulatory provisions.

Jul 11, 2016 Press Release

Today Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Congressman Pete Olson (R-TX) introduced the Taking Responsibility Using Secured Technologies (TRUST) Act of 2016 in the House.

Jul 5, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to FBI Director James Comey’s announcement that there will be no criminal charges filed against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton related to her careless handling of classified information:

Jun 27, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court ruling that struck down Texas HB 2, which establishes standards for abortion providers and facilities:

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Jun 23, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court ruling in the matter of United States, et al. v. Texas, et al:

Jun 22, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in support of a federal court ruling that determined that the Interior Department lacks the authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing on federal lands:

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