Aug. 1, 2014

Rep. Pete Olson (R-Texas)

  • District: 22nd District, Southern Houston suburbs -- Sugar Land, Pearland
  • Residence: Sugar Land
  • Born: December 9, 1962; Fort Lewis, Wash.
  • Religion: United Methodist
  • Family: Wife, Nancy Olson; two children
  • Education: Rice U., B.A. 1985 (computer science); U. of Texas, J.D. 1988
  • Military Service: Navy 1988-98
  • Political Highlights: No previous office; U.S. House, 2009-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2008 (3rd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade; Energy & Power; Oversight & Investigations)
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State Information: 22nd District, Southern Houston suburbs -- Sugar Land, Pearland

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Pete Olson (R) 160,668 64%
Kesha Rogers (D) 80,203 32%
Steven Susman (LIBERT) 5,986 2.4%
Don Cook (GREEN) 4,054 1.6%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 37% Mitt Romney: 62%
2008 Barack Obama: 39% John McCain: 61%