Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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December 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today thanked President Trump for supporting our military by signing H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act into law. This bill authorizes funding to provide our military with critical resources to protect our nation from growing threats overseas.

December 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Todd Young (R-IN), and Ed Markey (D-MA), along with Representatives John K. Delaney (D-MD) and Pete Olson (R-TX), introduced first-of-its-kind legislation that would promote an enabling environment for the continued development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology.

December 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Pete Olson (R-TX) and Gene Green (D-TX) today introduced legislation to recognize the contributions of rehabilitation innovation centers that serve a unique role in treating complex rehabilitation needs across the United States. Olson and Green introduced H.R. 4582, the Preserving Rehabilitation Innovation Centers Act.

December 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to protect the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners by acting to ensure their conceal carry rights extend beyond state lines. Olson voted for H.R.

December 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel and instruct the movement of the US Embassy to Jerusalem:

December 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court upholding the Trump Administration Executive Order to strengthen protections for the safety and security of Americans in the homeland as legal issues work through the court system:

November 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to help redevelop abandoned or contaminated properties and encourage economic development by voting for H.R. 3017, the Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, and Reauthorization Act.

November 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to help deter sexual harassment in the Congressional workplace by voting to require mandatory anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training in the House of Representatives. Olson voted H. Res.

November 17, 2017 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX- Today, Congressmen Ted Poe (TX-02), Pete Olson (TX-22), Blake Farenthold (TX-27), Randy Weber (TX-14), Brian Babin (TX-36), Michael McCaul (TX-10), and Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement regarding the Office of Management and Budget Supplemental Disaster Request:

November 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to provide historic tax relief for hardworking Americans by voting for H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This bill will provide the first comprehensive overhaul of our nation’s tax code in 31 years. It passed the House by a vote of  227-205 and now heads to the Senate for consideration.

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