Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

December 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Pete Olson (R-TX) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) today introduced legislation to ensure victims of harassment on Capitol Hill continue to receive just compensation for their suffering, but at the hands of their accusers, not at taxpayer expense. Olson and Stefanik introduced H.R.

December 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to deliver historic tax relief to hardworking Americans by voting for the first comprehensive overhaul of our nation’s tax code in 31 years. Olson voted for the Conference Report to H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which will lower taxes, create more jobs and simplify the tax code for Americans.

December 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today thanked President Trump for supporting our military by signing H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act into law. This bill authorizes funding to provide our military with critical resources to protect our nation from growing threats overseas.

December 12, 2017 Press Release
Legislation creates federal advisory committee to examine and develop recommendations on: investment, workforce, privacy, and ethics, among others

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Todd Young (R-IN), and Ed Markey (D-MA), along with Representatives John K. Delaney (D-MD) and Pete Olson (R-TX), introduced first-of-its-kind legislation that would promote an enabling environment for the continued development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology.

December 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Pete Olson (R-TX) and Gene Green (D-TX) today introduced legislation to recognize the contributions of rehabilitation innovation centers that serve a unique role in treating complex rehabilitation needs across the United States. Olson and Green introduced H.R. 4582, the Preserving Rehabilitation Innovation Centers Act.

December 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to protect the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding gun owners by acting to ensure their conceal carry rights extend beyond state lines. Olson voted for H.R.

December 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel and instruct the movement of the US Embassy to Jerusalem:

December 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court upholding the Trump Administration Executive Order to strengthen protections for the safety and security of Americans in the homeland as legal issues work through the court system:

November 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to help redevelop abandoned or contaminated properties and encourage economic development by voting for H.R. 3017, the Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, and Reauthorization Act.

November 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to help deter sexual harassment in the Congressional workplace by voting to require mandatory anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training in the House of Representatives. Olson voted H. Res.

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