Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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Jan 18, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) recently presented Pearland constituent Michael Riggs a Bronze Star Medal. Michael received the Bronze Star Medal from the Air Force for his actions in Vietnam during the evacuation of Saigon in April 1975.

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Jan 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to learning that former NASA Astronaut Gene Cernan passed away:

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Jan 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) will present Michael Riggs the Bronze Star Medal on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Michael is receiving a Bronze Star Medal for his Action in Vietnam, Evacuation of Saigon from the Air Force in April 1975.

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Jan 9, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded the quick House action in passing his bill H.R. 309, the National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act.

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Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement after Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX) announced that he will retire at the end of the 115th Congress:

Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted in support of greater accountability in issuing federal regulations.  Olson co-sponsored and voted for H.R. 26, the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, a bill that would require congressional approval on any federal regulations with potential economic costs of $100 million or more.

Jan 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to empower Congress to efficiently block outgoing president’s last minute executive actions also called “midnight rules.” These actions deserve transparency and review prior to being issued. Olson voted for H.R.

Jan 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to reports that two pilots for the Texas Army National Guard from the 1-149th Attack Helicopter Battalion at Ellington Field were killed when their AH-64 Apache helicopter crashed in Galveston Bay near the Bayport Cruise Terminal:

Dec 20, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) this evening issued the following statement in response to President Obama's last ditch effort to halt offshore oil and gas drilling as he leaves office:  

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Dec 13, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded the president for acting to help deliver more cures, treatments, and therapies to patients and to bring our health care system into the 21st century.

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