Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

October 1, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today asked why Democrat Leaders in Washington are willing to shut down the federal government instead of holding themselves to the same laws as the rest of America.

September 26, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today came out in strong opposition to Secretary of State John Kerry's actions in signing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). The ATT would apply to "small arms and light weapons" within its scope, which covers firearms owned by law-abiding citizens in violation of the Second Amendment of the US Constitution.

September 25, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement of praise for his colleague Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and other Senate Republicans for taking to the Senate Floor and giving voice to the millions of Americans who oppose Obamacare:

September 23, 2013 Press Release

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September 20, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today applauded a comprehensive study conducted by the University of Texas that concluded that new technologies are cutting methane emissions during completions at oil and gas drilling sites by some 97% compared to a 2011 study by the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA).

September 20, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement opposing new regulations issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that, if implemented, will make construction of coal fired electricity in the United States virtually impossible:

September 20, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- The Texas Republican delegation of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter today to every member of the United States Senate, urging senators to unite with them in the effort to defund Obamacare through the continuing resolution.

September 11, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement today in remembrance of the lives we lost on September 11, 2001 and September 11, 2012:

August 29, 2013 Press Release

Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) recently met with the membership of the Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council to discuss recent legislative issues that impact the local community.

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