Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

July 24, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today joined with Republican members of the Texas delegation to call on the President to enforce existing immigration laws to end the crisis on our Southern border.

July 21, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today hosted a human trafficking summit to increase awareness and identify needs in our community to protect our children from falling victim to this growing problem. Summit participants were from federal, state and local law enforcement and humanitarian organizations closely involved in ending human trafficking.

July 18, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC– Today Reps. Pete Olson (R-TX), Mike Doyle (D-PA) and Gene Green (D-TX) issued the following statements in support of S. 2620, a bill introduced by Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Roy Blunt (R-MO), which would ensure power remains on during extremely high demand periods. S. 2620 is a companion bill to Olson's bill H.R.

July 18, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that he introduced legislation to give local communities a voice in the decision making process on where to host Unaccompanied Alien Children (UACs). Olson was joined by several local mayors who expressed concern over having a voice in where the children are located. The bill, H.R.

July 14, 2014 Press Release

SUGAR LAND, TX– Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) will host a human trafficking summit on Monday, July 21st at the University of Houston, Sugar Land campus to increase awareness and identify needs in our community to protect our children from falling victim to this growing problem.

July 10, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC –Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) last night hosted a formal launch of the new, bipartisan House Refinery Caucus that he is co-chairing with Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA).

June 26, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC –Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) voted today to ease the pain at the pump by expanding production of America’s energy resources. Olson voted in support of H.R.

June 25, 2014 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today introduced H.R. 4957, the Common Sense Legislative Exceptional Events Reform (CLEER) Act, a bill to improve the approval process for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) when reviewing exceptional events involving air quality exceedances outside the control of states.

June 25, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to help strengthen the U.S. economy and aid our allies. Olson voted for H.R.

June 24, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC –Today, Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) voted to increase access to North American energy by speeding up the approval process for cross-border projects. Olson voted for H.R.

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