Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

March 18, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) introduced legislation to award the Congressional Gold Medal tothe Doolittle Tokyo Raiders. On April 18, 1942, Lt. Col.

March 13, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today introduced legislation to streamline federal funding intended for diabetes research, ensuring that federal tax dollars are targeted for maximum benefit to patients.. The bill also engages diabetes experts in the private sector to help the federal government address diabetes research in a fiscally responsible manner.

February 25, 2013 Press Release

Gallatin, TN, Sugar Land, TX, & Metairie, LA– Representatives Diane Black (R-TN) and Pete Olson (R-TX) and Senator David Vitter (R-LA) led a group of more than 50  members of Congress requesting a report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on how taxpayer funding is specifically used by Planned Parenthood and other federally funded organizations tha

February 12, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in response to President Obama's 5th State of the Union address:

February 5, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) recently heard about the impacts of federal regulations on small businesses from Andres Novoa, who owns and operates a restaurant in Richmond, TX. Novoa urged Congress to help provide relief from the Obama Administration’s taxes and regulations that are causing uncertainty for small businesses.

January 25, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in reaction to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruling that President Obama's 2012 recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) were unconstitutional:

January 23, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement on his vote for H.R.

January 16, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement in reaction to President Obama's proposal to address gun violence:

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