Houston Chronicle (blog)TexMessage: Pete Olson vents about imbelic decisions by Obama Justice DepartmentHouston Chronicle (blog)Latest example: RedState.com pointed out that “at least 30 of the 141 GOP operatives polled” in a National Journal insiders' survey, “nearly 25 percent of the GOP sample, currently work for (former frontrunner Mitt) Romney or worked for his 2008 ...Read Full Story
FoxNews Houston reporting...HOUSTON -- Votes have been cast and the polls have closed. Now, four candidates running in two republican run-off elections are waiting for the results.This spring's run-off elections are between candidates Pete Olson and Shelley Sekula Gibbs for the U.S. Representative District 22 and Pat Lykos and Kelly Siegler Harris County District Attorney's Office.The Associated Press has projected Olson as the winner of the Dist. 22 race. As of 9:04 p.m., Olson had 66...Read Full Story
Examiner Commentary Writer
WHO: Rep. Pete Olson, R-Texas
WHAT: Olson received $1,000 from General Motors' Political Action Committee.
WHY IT'S DIRTY: General Motors was the recipient of a $60 billion taxpayer bailout last year that has not been paid back, so the automaker has no right to curry congressional favor at Americans' expense.
WILL OLSON GIVE IT BACK? Olson did not respond to The Examiner's request for comment.
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