Rep. Pete Olson
Republican • 22nd District, Texas • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 16 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 157 of 437) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 28 of 437)
- 305 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 133 of 439) 16 Made Into Law (Ranks 45 of 439)
Olson was born December 9, 1962, in Fort Lewis, Wash. He graduated from Rice University in 1985 with a B.A. in computer science, and he graduated from the University of Texas School of Law in 1988. After he passed the bar exam, he joined the U.S. Navy and served for nine years. Olson has worked on the staff of Sen. Phil Gramm and was the chief of staff for Sen. John Cornyn. Pete and his wife, Nancy, have two children.<ref name="Pete's biography">Pete Olson for Congress--Pete's Biography</ref>
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- Past Seven Days: 35
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.741Referred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 4 Views
Disapproving of the President's expression of intent to expand amnesty to undocumented immigrants through Executive order after the 2014 congr...
H.Res.742Referred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 0 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that it is unconstitutional for the President of the United States to continue to provide...
H.R.5505 - Clean Air, Strong Economies ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 19, 2014 7 Views
To improve the establishment of any lower ground-level ozone standards, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5768 - Separation of Powers Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 09, 2014 16 Views
To prohibit the use of funds for granting deferred action or other immigration relief to aliens not lawfully present in the United States.
H.R.5697 - Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Nov 13, 2014 42 Views
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to repeal the windfall elimination provision and protect the retirement of public servants.
H.R.5686 - Physician Ambassadors Helping Veterans ActReferred to the Subcommittee Nov 25, 2014 1 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish the Physician Ambassadors Helping Veterans program to seek to employ physicians at the Dep...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (against party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014