Congressman Pete Olson

Congressman Pete Olson, Store Manager Alex, Central Fort Bend Chamber President & CEO Kristin Weiss, and Central Fort Bend Chamber Chairman John Kennedy

Hobby Lobby Staff and Central Fort Bend Chamber representatives

The Central Fort Bend Chamber along with members of the Rosenberg and Richmond community welcomed Hobby Lobby at their ribbon cutting ceremony on February 12, 2018. The newest Hobby Lobby location is at 10247 West Grand Parkway in Richmond. The community along with employees from several different Hobby Lobby locations showed up to show their support for the grand opening event. Hobby Lobby provided breakfast and refreshments to all attendees. Hobby Lobby Store Manager, Hobby […]

Congressman Pete Olson, CMS Administrator Seema Verma take time to check on health of long term care in Texas post Harvey  

AUSTIN, TX — Congressman Pete Olson, (R-Texas) and Seema Verma, the top administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, visited a Houston-area skilled nursing facility Monday to give their support to long term care staff struggling to recover in Texas. Almost one-third of the nursing facilities in Texas were in the declared disaster counties as a result of Hurricane Harvey. The storm forced thousands of residents to be evacuated from more than 100 nursing and assisted […]

Commissioner Christian Participates in Opening of Historic Carbon Capture Plant World’s Largest CO2 CapturePlant

Recycles CO2 for Enhanced Oil Production, Environmental Protection RICHMOND – Last week, Commissioner Wayne Christian attended the official opening of the world’s largest carbon capture facility, participating in the valve opening ceremony with Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Governor Greg Abbott, Congressman Pete Olson and Japanese General Consul Tetsuro Amano. The Petra Nova Project, located in Fort Bend County, captures carbon dioxide resulting from coal-fired power generation and uses the CO2 for enhanced oil recovery while […]

Reps. Poe, Olson To Host Summit On Encryption At Rice University

On Monday, April 11th at 10:00 AM, Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) and Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) will host a summit on “Encryption: Balancing the Needs of Law Enforcement and the Fourth Amendment.” The summit will be held at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy (6100 Main Street) in Houston, Texas. Expert testimony will be provided by: Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman David Snead, Counsel at CPanel Van Lindberd, Vice President at RackSpace David Hoffman, […]