WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday several members of the Texas delegation wrote a letter to Senate leadership urging quick action on a third emergency supplemental spending bill to provide critical relief to impacted areas and the people who have been living in temporary shelter in the State of Texas since Hurricane Harvey made landfall last August.
Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) tonight welcomed Needville, TX resident Katie Vacek to be his guest at President Trump’s first State of the Union (SOTU) address. She flew in from Houston with family members and attended a dinner hosted by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy with Congressman Olson.
Washington, DC – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) tonight issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s first State of the Union address:
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today acted to provide critical support to strengthen our military by voting for H.R. 695, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act. This bill provides funding for critical military operations and readiness programs in order to continue rebuilding our military, and gives our troops a 2.4% pay raise.
SUGAR LAND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) on Saturday held a meeting of his 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 bitcoin and the future of digital currency. Dr.
SUGAR LAND, TX– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Thomas Le and Brihunandan Sundararaman, both of Sugar Land, TX, have received appointments to the U.S. Naval Academy for the fall of 2018. Le is a senior at Strake Jesuit College Preparatory. He is a proud Eagle Scout and lettered all 4 years in varsity wrestling.
SUGAR LAND, TX– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today announced that Grant Corb of Katy, TX has received an appointment to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy for the fall of 2018. Corb is a senior at Seven Lakes High School and a TX-22 resident. He is a member of the Seven Lakes Varsity Baseball team and serves as a member of the Student Council.
WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) today shared personal stories via video from small businesses and their employees in TX-22 about how they will benefit from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. After the new tax law was passed, small business owners have been so excited about how the law will impact them, some wanted to share their views directly with folks.
WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today voted to end the government shutdown that began on January 20 after the Senate failed to pass a Continuing Resolution (CR) to keep our government operating and restore funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The CR passed today funds the government through February 8, 2018
WASHINGTON, DC– Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) today reintroduced his pro-life legislation requiring states to report how Medicaid funds are spent on organizations that perform, promote, or refer for abortion services. The Olson bill, H.R.