Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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January 31, 2018 Press Release

SUGAR LAND, TX– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Grant Corb of Katy, TX has received an appointment to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy for the fall of 2018. Corb is a senior at Seven Lakes High School and a TX-22 resident. He is a member of the Seven Lakes Varsity Baseball team and serves as a member of the Student Council.

January 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today shared personal stories via video from small businesses and their employees in TX-22 about how they will benefit from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. After the new tax law was passed, small business owners have been so excited about how the law will impact them, some wanted to share their views directly with folks.

January 23, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted to end the government shutdown that began on January 20 after the Senate failed to pass a Continuing Resolution (CR) to keep our government operating and restore funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The CR passed today funds the government through February 8, 2018

January 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today reintroduced his pro-life legislation requiring states to report how Medicaid funds are spent on organizations that perform, promote, or refer for abortion services. The Olson bill, H.R.

January 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted in support of H.R. 4712, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, which severely penalizes abortion practitioners who violate federal law by killing innocent children who are born during failed abortion procedures. The bill passed by a vote of 241-183.

January 17, 2018 Op-Ed

Abortion as an issue has become a lightning rod in America.

January 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in support of President Trump’s Executive Order aimed at helping veterans transition from Uniformed Service to Civilian Life:

January 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson released the following statement today in response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) decision not to move forward immediately with added compensation for coal and nuclear-fired power plants in competitive energy markets:

December 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Pete Olson (R-TX) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) today introduced legislation to ensure victims of harassment on Capitol Hill continue to receive just compensation for their suffering, but at the hands of their accusers, not at taxpayer expense. Olson and Stefanik introduced H.R.