Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

November 30, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issuing a long-awaited corn ethanol level related to the Renewable Fuel Standard:

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November 19, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today acted to strengthen American national-security by implementing a pause in our nation’s refugee program to ensure the safety and security of Americans. Olson voted for H.R.

November 18, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement of support after the US Senate voted to block President Obama’s “Clean Power Plan" regulations that, if enacted, will weaken our reliability and increase energy costs for consumers:

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November 17, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) acted last night to bring transparency, accountability and efficiency to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) by voting to pass H.R. 2583, the Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act. Amongst other things, this critical bill requires the FCC to establish minimum public comment periods and to make certain documents available to the public.

November 10, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement after learning the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling blocking President Obama’s controversial executive actions on immigration:

November 6, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement of admonishment upon learning President Obama has formally rejected plans to build the Keystone XL pipeline from the US into Canada:

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November 6, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today hosted a Women in Energy Summit to introduce young women to careers in the energy industry. The event was held at the Nolan Ryan Center in Alvin, TX and brought experts and middle school girls together to highlight the important contributions women bring to the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines.

November 5, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today acted to provide critical support to our military by voting in support of S. 1356, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). This bill authorizes critical funding for the Department of Defense to give our service men and women the tools and resources they need to defend our nation.

November 4, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement after learning of the passing of former Congressman Howard Coble (R-NC):

November 4, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement congratulating Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) on being selected Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee by the House Republican Steering Committee:

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