NRCC Chairman Tom Emmer’s Statement on Rep. Pete Olson’s Retirement

July 25, 2019

WASHINGTON – NRCC Chairman Tom Emmer released the following statement on Rep. Pete Olson’s (R-TX) retirement:

“I’d like to thank Pete for his years of service to Texas and the nation and wish him well in his retirement.

“Whoever the socialist Democrats nominate will be forced to defend their party’s radical agenda of socialized medicine and killing oil and gas jobs with the Green New Deal in a solid Republican district. “This will remain a Republican district for the foreseeable future.”