Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

June 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives David E. Price (D-NC) and Pete Olson (R-TX)—co-chairs of the Congressional Moldova Caucus—issued the statement below following the creation of a new governing coalition in Moldova as a result of the February 24, 2019, parliamentary elections:

June 18, 2019 Press Release

SUGAR LAND, TX– Last night, Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) acted to establish an advisory group to provide perspective on healthcare issues. Olson announced that Dr. Anna Allred, Veronica Daniels-Lewis, Justin Moehn, Ashlea Jenkins Quinonez and Lt. Scott Soland are the inaugural members of his Health and Research Advisory Council (HRAC).

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June 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, a bipartisan group of House members led by Congressman A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) and Congressman Pete Olson (R-TX) introduced the Locking Up Robocallers Act of 2019, which directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide evidence of unlawful robocall violations to the Attorney General.

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June 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today commended the Army Corps of Engineers and the Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) for reaching a historic agreement that will allow HCFCD to lead construction of the Clear Creek Flood Risk Reduction Project. This agreement will transfer primary authority and funding for the Clear Creek project to HCFCD.

June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) acted to help ensure low-income families who rely on Medicaid for healthcare continue to receive critical care at community hospitals. Olson introduced H.R.

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May 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Reps. Pete Olson (R-TX), Nanette Diaz Barragán (D-CA), Kenny Marchant (R-TX) and John Lewis (D-GA) today acted to help ensure access to affordable medications for low-income families. They introduced H.R.

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May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) voted against tactics of House Democrats that discarded a bipartisan agreement to address drug pricing by including provisions that would reinforce harmful Obamacare policies previously reversed by the Trump Administration. H.R.

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May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Eliot L. Engel (NY-16) and Pete Olson (TX-22) co-lead a bipartisan letter to Congressional leaders requesting a delay to Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) cuts.

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May 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (Tx-22) today acted to force a vote on legislation condemning anti-Semitism and supporting Israel. Anti-Semitism in the form of a troubling Boycott, Sanction, and Divestment (BDS) movement is on the rise. This punitive BDS movement seeks to prevent individuals, private companies and even entire countries from doing business with Israeli firms.

May 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-04), Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) and Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) joined 119 Members of Congress in requesting a U.S.

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