Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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Feb 9, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to block President Obama’s EPA federal regulations to curb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants until legal challenges are complete:

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Feb 8, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) recently hosted a session of the 22nd District's Congressional Youth Advisory Council (CYAC). The CYAC is a select group of high school students that meet with Congressman Olson to discuss various issues - this session focused on how Congress works with other agencies and some of interesting fields available in the Houston region.

Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted to protect Americans from Obamacare mandates and protect the unborn by blocking federal funds from being sent to Planned Parenthood. Olson voted to override President Obama’s veto of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act.

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Feb 3, 2016 Press Release

Today, U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Ted Cruz (R-TX), along with U.S. Representatives Vicky Hartzler (R-MO), Pete Olson (R-TX), and Lamar Smith (R-TX), led a broad Congressional coalition filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of Texas HB 2, which establishes standards for abortion providers and facilities.

Jan 20, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to President Obama's veto of Congress’ resolution of disapproval of his controversial Waters of the US (WOTUS) regulation:

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Jan 12, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) tonight issued the following statement in reaction to President Obama's final State of the Union address:

"This speech was a concerted effort to establish the president’s legacy. He touted what he views as accomplishments, but most Americans view his actions as an end run around the Constitution.

Jan 7, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to the news that a group of militants attacked the Pathankot air base in the Punjab region of India:

Jan 6, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today acted to protect Americans from Obamacare mandates and protect the unborn by blocking federal funds from being sent to Planned Parenthood. Olson voted for H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act.

Jan 5, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s announcement of executive orders restricting the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners:

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Dec 18, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted to lift the antiquated, 40 year old ban on the export of US crude oil as part of the year-end spending bill that also includes many provisions that ensure no new funding for Obamacare and prohibits funds for Obamacare Risk Corridors.

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