Congressman Pete Olson

Representing the 22nd District of Texas

Press Releases

March 20, 2019 Press Release

Sugar Land, TX – Today U.S. Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX), VA Associate Medical Center Director James Eggers and Texas Veterans Commissioner Kevin Barber hosted a listening tour meeting with veterans at Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Posts across the 22nd Congressional District of Texas.

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March 18, 2019 Press Release

SUGAR LAND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson hosted the first in a series of human trafficking focus group meetings with local law enforcement officers to discuss options to combat it in the Houston area before the Offshore Technology Conference in May. Olson was joined by Brazoria County Constable Brawner and Fort Bend County Constables Thompson and Beard.

March 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today U.S. Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX), Fort Bend County Judge KP George and Fort Bend Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy Meyers joined the FBI for a briefing on human trafficking offenses in Fort Bend County. Human trafficking preys on the most vulnerable in our society and is a gruesome form of modern day slavery. Human trafficking is a growing threat to our community.

March 14, 2019 Press Release

SUGAR LAND, TX– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) invites high school students from the 22nd Congressional District of Texas to participate in the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. This competition which began in 1982 provides an opportunity for Members of Congress to recognize the artistic talents of their young constituents.

March 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today acted to bring transparency to the federal government by voting in support of H. Con. Res. 24, a resolution urging U.S. Attorney General William Barr to release Special Counsel Mueller’s report. The resolution passed with unanimous House support.

March 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) voted against HR 1, a Democrat attempt to remove local control of elections and fund campaigns with taxpayer dollars.

February 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today released the following statement regarding President Trump’s summit in Hanoi, Vietnam with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un:

February 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– While the production of American natural gas increases and demand for our energy spikes around the world, the process at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to review the applications for construction of energy export terminals has been stymied by a shortage of highly specialized engineers.

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February 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today gave the following speech before voting against H.J. Res. 46, the Democrat resolution terminating President Trump’s national emergency declaration:

February 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) tonight released the following statement after the House passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act:

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