Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

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June 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today commended the Army Corps of Engineers and the Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) for reaching a historic agreement that will allow HCFCD to lead construction of the Clear Creek Flood Risk Reduction Project. This agreement will transfer primary authority and funding for the Clear Creek project to HCFCD.

June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) acted to help ensure low-income families who rely on Medicaid for healthcare continue to receive critical care at community hospitals. Olson introduced H.R.

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May 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Reps. Pete Olson (R-TX), Nanette Diaz Barragán (D-CA), Kenny Marchant (R-TX) and John Lewis (D-GA) today acted to help ensure access to affordable medications for low-income families. They introduced H.R.

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May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) voted against tactics of House Democrats that discarded a bipartisan agreement to address drug pricing by including provisions that would reinforce harmful Obamacare policies previously reversed by the Trump Administration. H.R.

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May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Eliot L. Engel (NY-16) and Pete Olson (TX-22) co-lead a bipartisan letter to Congressional leaders requesting a delay to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) cuts.

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May 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (Tx-22) today acted to force a vote on legislation condemning anti-Semitism and supporting Israel. Anti-Semitism in the form of a troubling Boycott, Sanction, and Divestment (BDS) movement is on the rise. This punitive BDS movement seeks to prevent individuals, private companies and even entire countries from doing business with Israeli firms.

May 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-04), Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) and Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) joined 119 Members of Congress in requesting a U.S.

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May 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher (TX-07), Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) and representatives from other areas hit by natural disasters, Reps. G.K.

May 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today congratulated the winners of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition from TX-22. The first place winner is Jessica Liu from Shadow Creek High School. Her piece, “Cloudy with a Chance of Reins,” will be on display in the U.S. Capitol for an entire year.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) voted against H.R.9, the Climate Action Now Act, which would force the United States to remain in the disastrous Paris Agreement. In August 2016, President Obama unilaterally committed the U.S. to this Agreement without seeking advice and approval from the U.S. Senate as required by our Constitution. The U.S.

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