Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

July 1, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded the Senate for passing legislation to extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) through September 30, 2010.  The House passed the same legislation earlier this week so homeowners affected by a lapse in flood insurance will now be protected.

June 30, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement in opposition to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) disapproval of the flexible permit program that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) had submitted for inclusion in its clean-air Implementation plan:

June 23, 2010 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-Sugar Land) today issued the following statement in response to the President’s decision to relieve General Stanley McChrystal of command in Afghanistan and replace him with General David Petraeus, the current commander of U.S. Central Command:

June 22, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-Sugar Land) today issued the following statement on U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman’s ruling in opposition to the Obama Administration offshore deep water drilling moratorium:

June 9, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) urging the agency to reconsider plans to take over the permitting process for refineries in the state of Texas.  

 

Text of the letter can be found here:

 

June 2, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement after listening to the testimony of NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, Astronaut Neil Armstrong, Astronaut Captain Eugene Cernan and former Lockheed Martin executive Thomas Young:

 

June 2, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement as details about the events involving a Turkish-sponsored flotilla and Israeli Defense Forces continue to surface:

June 1, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Saying that the Administration has lost its focus in the War on Terror, Rep.

May 5, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson today issued the following statement announcing the rollout of a new proposal asking Americans to engage in the process of building a new policy agenda for America. 

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