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:
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today acted to strengthen American national-security by implementing a pause in our nationâ€™s refugee program to ensure the safety and security of Americans. Olson voted for H.R.
Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement of support after the US Senate voted to block President Obamaâ€™s â€œClean Power Plan" regulations that, if enacted, will weaken our reliability and increase energy costs for consumers:
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.
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 Obamaâ€™s controversial executive actions on immigration:
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:
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.
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.
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: