My Priorities

My call to public service came from God’s plan for me and my family. It was God’s calling that led me to run for office and it is His call once again that brings me back.  Since my first election, I have become a respected voice for prosperity, limited government, and innovative policy solutions in Austin.  Many of my legislative achievements have received national acclaim and several are now national model policies.  With God’s blessing, I have the strength and vision to continue to serve our community, and I humbly ask for your vote on March 1st.

During his third term in office, Dr. Oliverson was selected by Speaker Phelan to Chair the Committee on House Insurance, and also serves on the Public Health and House Administration committees. Additionally, Dr. Oliverson was selected to be the Vice-Chair of the House Republican Caucus.

His first session culminated with him being chosen by his Republican colleagues as “Best Freshman Legislator” of the 85th legislative session. In his second session, he was named by Texas Monthly as one of the “best legislators of the 86th session”. Dr. Oliverson has authored legislation on a diverse set of issues including: healthcare, education, local government, religious freedoms, the 2nd amendment and protecting the unborn.

Dr. Oliverson is active with the National Council of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL), where he serves as the Chairman of the Workers Compensation Insurance Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee. He is also active with the National Association of Christian Lawmakers where he is the Chair of the National Legislative Council. Dr. Oliverson serves on multiple healthcare taskforces including the Texas Conservative Coalition, American Legislative Exchange Council, and National Conference of State Legislatures.

Dr. Oliverson was named an AARP Champion 2 legislative sessions in a row, was awarded one of the highest awards by the Texas Nurses Association and recognized as a top conservative by the American Conservative Union, the organization behind CPAC, and by the Texas Conservative Coalition.

Latest News

Capitol Update: June 20th

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Friends, I hope that you and your loved ones enjoyed celebrating the fathers in your lives this weekend! In this edition of the Capitol Update, you can read about last weekend’s Texas GOP Convention and my upcoming trip to Washington D.C. with NCOIL. Texas GOP Convention Trip to Washington D.C. with NCOIL As always, feel…

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Capitol Update: June 7th

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Friends, I hope your summer is off to a great start! In this edition of the Capitol Update, you can read about an event I attended where Pulte Homes delivered two mortgage-free homes to veterans, a visit to the Houston Food Bank, and the Texas Legislature’s response to the tragic shooting at Robb Elementary. Pulte…

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Capitol Update: May 23rd

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Friends, As this school year comes to a close, I want to thank all of the teachers for their hard work and dedication over these last ten months. Your efforts are not always commended the way they should be, but know your community would not be as strong as it is without you. I hope…

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Tom on Social Media

We anticipate unconstitutional federal actions to circumvent lawful protections for the unborn. We are ready to counter them, and ⁦⁦@ChristLawmakers⁩ will make sure Texas is not be alone in the fight. #txlege ⁦@brianeharrison⁩

Texas House Reps. Harrison, Oliverson to File Abortion Drug Ban in Next Legislative Session

Even though Texas law already criminalizes abortion by any means, the two representatives say new law is needed to counter the White House.

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Border officials have made 1.5M arrests this year - just 200,000 less than the 2021 total, which was a record of 1.7M. With a record number of illegal crossings, we must continue to support law enforcement & expand security efforts along our border.

In May, border officials arrested a record number of migrants — again

U.S. Customs and Border Protection reported another record-breaking month of migrant...

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