Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Olson Statement on Obama Efforts on Data Security

January 12, 2015

Washington, DC â€“Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to the president’s announcement on data security at the Federal Trade Commission:

"I look forward to working with the president to protect consumer privacy, but the devil is in the details. I agree that we need a federal standard for data breach notification, but we must take a balanced approach to protect consumers without putting unnecessary burdens on companies or hindering important uses of data."