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Peter Graham Olson Edit Profile

also known as Pete Olson

United States Representative from Texas

Peter Graham Olson, United States Representative from Texas. Decorated Joint Chiefs of Staff Badge, Southwest Asia Service medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary medal, Navy & Marine Corps Achievement medal, Joint Service Achievement medal, Joint Service Commendation medal. Member of National Rifle Association, Texas State Society, Rice University R Association, Texas Lyceum (director), Littlefield Society.

Background

Olson, Peter Graham was born on December 9, 1962 in Fort Lewis, Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Computer Science, Rice University, Houston, 1985. Juris Doctor, University Texas School Law, Austin, 1988.

Career

Naval liason officer United States Senate, 1995—1998, legislation aide to Senator Phil Gramm Washington, 1998—2002, chief of staff to Senator John Cornyn, 2002—2007. Member United States Congress from 22nd Texas District, since 2009, United States House Homeland Security Committee, Washington, since 2009, United States House Science & Technology Committee, Washington, since 2009, United States House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, Washington, since 2009, United States House Energy & Commerce Committee, Washington, since 2011. Naval aviator United States Navy, 1988-1997.

Religion

The ultimate goal to be attained is not only to be saved from something. The purpose God has is to be saved to something.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

Membership

Member of National Rifle Association, Texas State Society, Rice University R Association, Texas Lyceum (director), Littlefield Society.

Connections

Married Nancy Olson; children: Kate, Grant.

spouse:
Nancy Olson

children:
Kate Olson

Grant Olson