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Pete Olson's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Pete Olson
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 22, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 22
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 2 Children: Kate, Grant
Birth Date: 12/09/1962
Birth Place: Fort Lewis, WA
Home City: Sugar Land, TX
Date Title
Issue Position: Winning the Global War on Terrorism
June 18, 2014 Sugar Land Sun - Rep. Pete Olson: Bergdahl Release Sets Dangerous Precedent
May 8, 2014 Olson Votes to Establish a Select Committee to Investigate the Benghazi Terror Attacks
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Nov. 26, 2013 Olson Admonishes Ineffective Iran Agreement
June 24, 2013 Navy Grants Olson Request to Reestablish Clements NJROTC Program
May 20, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - United States-India Homeland Security
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Nov. 20, 2012 Olson Statement on US/Middle East Negotiations
March 29, 2012 Olson Votes to Reform Government & Cut Future Debt
May 27, 2010 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5136, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
May 26, 2010 Olson Moves to Block US Trials for GTMO Detainees & Giving Enemy Combatants Constitutional Rights
May 5, 2010 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer
Jan. 7, 2010 PBS "NewsHour" - Transcript
Dec. 15, 2009 The Debt Ceiling And Defense Spending
Dec. 9, 2009 Lessons From Afghanistan
Dec. 3, 2009 Afghanistan Plan
Dec. 1, 2009 Statement On President Obama's Decision On The Future Of Afghanistan
June 11, 2009 Representative Pete Olson Delivers Floor Speech On War Funding Legislation
June 11, 2009 Ramming A Dangerous And Controversial Agenda Through Congress
March 25, 2009 Threat From Iran Is Real
March 5, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics - Cost Management Issues in NASA's Acquisitions and Programs
March 4, 2009 Letter to President Barak Obama, President of the United States
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Staying on Offense Against Terrorism
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: National Security
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