WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement after joining with 51 of his House colleagues in sending a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) calling for a review of the tax-exempt status of the Clinton Foundation:
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted to ensure Congress has a strong role in overseeing and limiting the President's authority in negotiating an Iran nuclear deal. The bill, H.R. 1191, the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act would prevent the president from unilaterally lifting sanctions on Iran if Congress votes to disapprove a final nuclear deal with Iran.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted to provide legal protections for the unborn with his support for H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. This critical legislation prohibits doctors from performing abortions on unborn children beginning at 20 weeks.
Sugar Land, TX – Rep.
Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) congratulated the top five finishers in the annual Congressional Art Competition. This year’s first place winner is Anton Zhou from Clements High School. His piece will be on display in the U.S. Capitol for a year.
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today served as keynote speaker at an Offshore Technology Conference Luncheon. The focus of the speech is “Offshore US Drilling Coast to Coast: Where are we Heading?”
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today offered congratulations to the science team from Fort Settlement Middle School for winning the Department of Energy National Science Bowl. Roughly 5,300 middle school students from all 50 U.S. States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands participated in this year’s regional competitions.
Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today introduced a bill to bring common sense and flexibility to how the government handles listing of species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and end their role as a weapon that forces settlements on the federal government. The Olson bill, H.R.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today joined with Rep.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement of support for Texas House lawmakers' final approval of HB 910 yesterday, which allows Concealed Handgun Licensees (CHL) to carry handguns either wholly or partially visible in a belt or shoulder holster: