Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

February 13, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement upon learning that US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away: 

February 9, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to block President Obama’s EPA federal regulations to curb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants until legal challenges are complete:

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February 9, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s final budget proposal:

February 8, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) recently hosted a session of the 22nd District's Congressional Youth Advisory Council (CYAC). The CYAC is a select group of high school students that meet with Congressman Olson to discuss various issues - this session focused on how Congress works with other agencies and some of interesting fields available in the Houston region.

February 4, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to reports that President Obama is advocating a $10 per barrel oil tax to fund transportation projects:

February 3, 2016 Press Release

Today, U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Ted Cruz (R-TX), along with U.S. Representatives Vicky Hartzler (R-MO), Pete Olson (R-TX), and Lamar Smith (R-TX), led a broad Congressional coalition filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of Texas HB 2, which establishes standards for abortion providers and facilities.

February 3, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted to protect Americans from Obamacare mandates and protect the unborn by blocking federal funds from being sent to Planned Parenthood. Olson voted to override President Obama’s veto of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act.

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February 2, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today voted to protect Americans from Obamacare mandates and protect the unborn by blocking federal funds from being sent to Planned Parenthood. Olson voted to override President Obama’s veto of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act.

February 1, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Marshall Foster of Manvel, TX has received an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy for the fall of 2016. Foster is a senior at Glenda Dawson High School and a TX-22 resident. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Texas Boys State, an Eagle Scout, athlete and a strong community leader.

January 26, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Jordan Rapp of Katy, TX received an appointment to the U.S .Naval Academy for the fall of 2016. Rapp is a student at Houston Christian High School and a TX-22 resident.  He is ranked 7th in his class, an Eagle Scout, athlete and a strong community leader.

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