Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today introduced legislation to restore congressional authority over immigration enforcement actions by the U.S.
Protecting religious liberty
By Rep. Pete Olson 07/30/2015 - 5:00 AM ET
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted to bring increased accountability and transparency to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Olson co-sponsored and voted for H.R. 1994, the VA Accountability Act, which will grant the VA Secretary more authority to remove any VA employee based on poor performance or misconduct. The bill passed the House by a vote of 256 to 170.
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted in support of greater accountability in issuing federal regulations. Olson co-sponsored and voted for H.R. 427, the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, a bill that would require congressional approval on any federal regulations with potential economic costs of $100 million or more.
Say 'no deal' to the Iran Nuclear agreement
By Rep. Pete Olson (R-Texas) - 07/28/2015 9:00 AM ET
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted to restore law and order in almost 300 cities across America that have thwarted federal laws and provided safe havens for law breakers who entered the US illegally. Olson voted for H.R.
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today applauded the Energy and Commerce Committee for taking an important first step on a comprehensive energy package known as the Architecture of Abundance. Included in this package is language from his bill, H.R. 1558, the Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act. Olson has long stressed the need to protect our nation's electric grid reliability.
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today supported efforts to defund Planned Parenthood through a one-year moratorium on all federal funding while Congress investigates allegations of profit for harvesting of unborn baby tissue and organs.