Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

May 12, 2016 Press Release

Today Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) announced that the House Energy and Power subcommittee acted to move his bill H.R. 4775, Ozone Standards Implementation Act to the next step in the legislative process. The bill would establish a needed balance between clean air standards and economic strength.

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May 6, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced changes to his staff serving the 22nd Congressional District of Texas. Beginning in June, William (Bill) Zito will serve as Olson's Chief of Staff.  Tyler Nelson, Olson's current Chief of Staff, will depart to work for Cornerstone Government Affairs splitting his time between Houston, Austin and Washington, DC.

May 5, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today congratulated the winners of this year’s Congressional Art Competition. The first place winner is Stacy Tao from Clements High School. Her piece will be on display in the U.S. Capitol for an entire year.

April 29, 2016 Press Release

 Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement in support of today’s decision by the Supreme Court to deny an emergency request to block Voter ID laws in Texas:

April 27, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) was honored yesterday with the “Award for Conservative Excellence” from the American Conservative Union (ACU).  In 2015, Olson received a 92% conservative rating from the ACU.

April 27, 2016 Press Release

On Wednesday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee passed H.R. 5050, the Pipeline Safety Act of 2016.

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April 21, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that U.S. Military Service Academies nomination applications are now available for the class of 2021. The honor of attending a service academy comes with an obligation and commitment to serve in the military for a minimum of five years upon graduation.

April 20, 2016 Press Release

 Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted to protect taxpayers and hold the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) accountable to the public they serve. Olson voted in support of two bills to make the IRS more accountable to the American people.

April 15, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) calls on all high school juniors and seniors in the 22nd District of Texas to apply to participate in the Congressional Youth Advisory Council (CYAC). Through CYAC, Olson gains insight from students across TX-22 and encourages them to work hard and accomplish their academic goals.

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