Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

March 25, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted to put America on a strong fiscal path by supporting a House budget that balances in ten years without raising taxes and strengthens our economy.  Olson voted in support of H. Con. Res.

March 25, 2015 Press Release
Members Call on House and Senate Leadership to Protect Women’s Health and Taxpayer Dollars by Passing the Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act

Washington, D.C. â€“ Today Congressman Pete Olson (R-TX-22), Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06), Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ-04) and Senator David Vitter (R-LA) responded to the release of a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on taxpayer funding of six abortion advocacy group

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March 24, 2015 Press Release

McCaskill, Blunt, Olson, Green, Doyle introduce bill to help utilities comply with grid reliability and ease conflicting environmental regulation

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March 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement of support and congratulations to Benjamin Netanyahu for his re-election as Prime Minister of Israel:

March 17, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) and Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH) today re-introduced bipartisan legislation that would require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to include feasibility and economic impacts when issuing major rules.

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March 11, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement of strong support after the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) announced plans to suspend its proposal to ban the M855 "green tip" ammunition, used in the AR-15 rifle - the most popular rifle in America:

March 4, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today introduced the Common Sense Legislative Exceptional Events Reform (CLEER) Act to help guarantee that communities are never penalized for pollution outside their control by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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March 3, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today re-introduced H.R. 1192, the National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act, legislation to streamline federal funding intended for diabetes research, ensuring that federal tax dollars are targeted for maximum benefit to patients.

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March 3, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in reaction to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress:

February 27, 2015 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) tonight issued the following statement after voting against a short-term bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that failed to address the illegal executive actions taken by President Obama to suspend deportations and offer work permits for more than four million undocumented immigrants:

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