U.S. Rep. Pete Olson, R-Texas, will give his legislative predictions for 2018, as well as updates on tax reform and Hurricane Harvey.
The luncheon event is sponsored by Wharton County Junior College and will be held Monday, Dec. 4, at 11:30 a.m. at the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce at 445 Commerce Green Blvd., Sugar Land.
Olson represents the 22nd District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives. He received a B.A. from Rice University in 1985 and earned his law degree from the University of Texas in 1988. On the day he completed the Texas bar examination, Olson took the oath of office for service in the U.S. Navy. In 1998, Olson became a legislative aide to Texas Sen. Phil Gramm. In 2002, newly elected Texas Sen. John Cornyn appointed him as his first Chief of Staff. In 2007, Olson returned home to Texas and in 2008 was elected to the 111th Congress.
The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce Governmental Relations Division continues to provide Chamber members with access to local and state government officials and to provide the business community with an opportunity for input on these issues. Details of upcoming events can be found at www.FortBendChamber.com.