Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

January 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) reintroduced his pro-life legislation intended to provide greater transparency by requiring states to report how Medicaid funds are spent on organizations that promote, perform, or refer for abortion services.

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January 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted 424-1 on a resolution rejecting white nationalism and white supremacy following recent comments by Rep. Steve King (IA-4):

January 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22), Rep. Don Beyer (VA-08) and Rep. Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) today acted to provide relief to federal employees affected by the partial government shutdown by introducing H.R. 545, the Financial Relief for Feds Act. This bill will allow federal employees and contractors to withdraw funds from their retirement accounts without being penalized.

January 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today cosponsored H.R. 67, the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act, ensuring federal employees and other government employees furloughed during a government shutdown receive their paychecks when the shutdown ends.

January 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today released the following statement after President Donald Trump’s Oval Office address:

December 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today released the following statement regarding President Trump’s plan to withdraw U.S. military troops from Syria:

December 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX), co-chair of the Congressional Artificial Intelligence Caucus, today thanked his fellow co-chair, Rep. John Delaney (D-MD) for his leadership during their tenure as co-chairs in the 115th Congress. Rep. Olson and Rep.

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December 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted in support of H.R. 2, the Farm Bill, which includes needed certainty for Texas and American farmers. The bill passed the House by a vote of 369-47.

December 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Rep. Ted Poe has selected him to serve as co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Victims’ Rights Caucus. Rep. Jim Costa (D-CA) is the bipartisan Co-Chair of the Caucus. Olson will begin his tenure as Co-Chair at the start of the 116th Congress.

December 3, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today issued the following statement regarding the death of President George H.W. Bush, America’s 41st President:

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