Rep. Pete Olson today issued the following statement after the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the U.S. economy lost 216,000 jobs in August, raising the unemployment rate to 9.7%, the highest level in twenty-six years:
Rep. Pete Olson sent a letter to Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood urging an extension of the application deadline for auto dealers by the Department of Transportation for the â€œcash for clunkersâ€ program.
Rep. Pete Olson today issued the following statement in response to an Office of Management and Budget mid-session review of the federal deficit. Predictions conclude that the U.S. national debt will nearly double over the next 10 years:
Today, Rep. Pete Olson urged all residents of Texas and America to take a close look at the information on missing 16 year old Bianca Lozano. It was 14 years ago that Bianca Lozano was kidnapped by her father and taken from her mother when she was just 18 months old. Today, August 19th is Biancaâ€™s 16th birthday.
Rep. Pete Olson today announced that he has introduced H.R.
Rep. Pete Olson issued the following statement in response to health reform legislation released by House Democrat leaders that includes numerous tax increases to finance significant expansions of government-run health care:
Rep. Pete Olson, the Ranking Member of the House Science and Technology, Space Subcommittee, today issued the following statement in support of the Senate confirmation of General Charles Bolden as Administrator of NASA and Lori Garver, as Deputy Administrator of NASA:
Olson Asks Biden Why Job Criteria Was Removed From
Stimulus Funding Program