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Pete Olson's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 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
June 19, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Reverse Proposed Carbon Emissions Regulation
June 2, 2014 Olson Rejects Obama Cap-and-Trade Proposal
April 29, 2014 Olson Rebukes Supreme Court Ruling on EPA Air Pollution Rule
April 2, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Crushing Ozone Standards
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
Sept. 20, 2013 Olson: UT Study Proves Opponents Wrong on Fracking
Sept. 20, 2013 Olson: Obama Rules Hurt Consumers & US Power Supply
June 17, 2013 Houston Community Newspapers - Why the RFS is Wrong and Solutions to Help Consumers Until Congress Can Repeal It
May 22, 2013 Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act of 2013
March 14, 2013 Whitfield & Lipinski Joined by Fellow Congressmen to Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Nation's Inland Waterways
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
Oct. 4, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
Aug. 21, 2012 Olson Applauds Appellate Court Ruling on EPA Transport Rule
Aug. 14, 2012 Energy and Commerce Members Welcome Court's Decision Curbing EPA's Overreach
Aug. 1, 2012 Resolving Environmental and Grid Reliability Conflicts Act of 2012
June 20, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 6, 2012 Flexible Permitting System Works
May 31, 2012 Olson Responds to Misguided Article About EPA Enforcement
May 30, 2012 Olson Statement on SMU Gulf of Mexico Energy Report
May 9, 2012 Energy and Power Subcommittee Examines Bipartisan Energy Bills
April 26, 2012 Reps. Olson, Scalise Demand EPA Official's Resignation
April 18, 2012 EPA's Latest Air Regulations Are Classic Federal Overreach
Feb. 16, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Dec. 1, 2011 Keystone XL Pipeline Safety
Oct. 14, 2011 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act
Oct. 6, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 5, 2011 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 22, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
June 23, 2011 Olson Opposes Obama Decision to Open SPR
June 22, 2011 Olson, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Extend Time For EPA to Fix Boiler Rules & Save Jobs
April 29, 2011 EPA Task Force Holds Event in Houston
April 18, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army of Civil Works - Clean Water Act Program
April 7, 2011 Olson Applauds House Passage Of Bill To Rein In EPA Overreach
March 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - America's Energy Security
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Discontinue FEMA's Use of "Without Levees" Analysis
Nov. 18, 2010 Olson Applauds Approval of Ike Emergency Funding Extension
Aug. 31, 2010 Letter to Kenneth Salazar, Secretary of the Department of Interior - New Permits for Shallow Water Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
July 9, 2010 Olson: New Federal Ban On Offshore Drilling, More Of The Same
June 30, 2010 Olson Decries EPA Decision On Texas Flexible Air Permit Program
June 17, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Texas' Strong Record of Success on Improved Air Quality
June 8, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
May 20, 2010 Olson, Blackburn, Enter EPA Video Contest
April 22, 2010 EPA's Contest Using Taxpayer Dollars
Dec. 8, 2009 Climategate
Nov. 2, 2009 Olson Urges Balance In Floodplain Management
July 1, 2009 Texas Energy Summit
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
June 19, 2009 Differences Between Democrat And Republican Energy Plans
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of Emergency Communications, Preparedness, And Response Subcommittee Of The House Homeland Security Committee; Subject: The Fiscal Year 2010 Budget For The Federal Emergency Management Agency
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