Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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October 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to move comprehensive tax reform forward on behalf of American taxpayers and business owners. Olson voted for H. Con. Res. 71, the FY2018 Budget Resolution, which will bring us one step closer to true tax reform. The House passed the resolution by a vote of 216-212.

October 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to stop federal agencies from funding partisan groups through the use of settlement slush funds. Olson voted for H.R. 732, the Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act, which prohibits federal agencies from requiring defendants to donate money to outside groups as part of settlement agreements with the federal government.

October 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s Executive Order promoting healthcare choice and competition.

October 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded Congress for passing the Senate companion to his bill, the National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act. This bill, S.

October 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded his House colleagues for joining him to honor fallen Pearland police officer Endy Nddiobong Ekpanya by naming a Post Office in his honor. Officer Ekpanya was killed by a drunk driver on June 16, 2016, just two days short of his 31st birthday, while responding to a non-emergency call.

October 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement regarding the Trump administration's decision to repeal the Clean Power Plan:

October 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement of support after the Trump administration announced new conscience protections for employers who have a religious or moral objection to paying for healthcare insurance that includes contraceptive and abortifacient services.

October 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted for a strong budget, which sets overall discretionary spending levels for FY2018, balances the budget, and provides reconciliation instructions for tax reform and mandatory spending reductions. The House passed H. Con. Res 71, the FY2018 Budget Resolution by a vote of 219-206.

October 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today thanked the House Natural Resources Committee for approving his bill, H.R. 717, the Listing Reform Act, which allows for the consideration of significant economic effects that may occur as a result of an ESA threatened listing or designation of critical habitat. The committee approved the bill with bipartisan support.

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