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Dec 3, 2013

Thompson Recognizes Pennsylvania Furnace Resident for Receiving National Agriculture Award

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today delivered remarks congratulating constituent Eric Cowden, a resident of Pennsylvania Furnace...

Oct 31, 2013

Thompson Statement During First Public Meeting for 2013 Farm Bill Reauthorization Conference Committee

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy & Forestry today delivered the following statement...

Oct 14, 2013

Thompson Named to Farm Bill Reauthorization Conference Committee

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today issued the following statement after being appointed to serve on the bicameral conference committee charged with resolving differences...

Sep 19, 2013

Thompson Issues Statement on Farm Bill Advancing in House, Passage of Nutrition Bill

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today issued the following statement after voting to support H.R. 3102, The Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act...

Sep 10, 2013

From the House Floor: Discussing our forest economies and the importance of "multiple-use" land management

This decision was made long ago because our national forests were intended for “multiple-use” – the most important function of that mission is to properly manage these forests and grasslands, in order to retain the ecological health of those resources, for sustained economic and recreational use...

Aug 9, 2013

Thompson and PA Agriculture Secretary Greig to hold a “Barnyard Discussion” during Penn State’s Ag. Progress Days

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5), Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy and Forestry, and Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Secretary George Greig, will host a “Barnyard Discussion”...

Jul 18, 2013

Thompson Joins Bipartisan “No Labels” Problem Solvers Group; 80 Members Unveil Package of Legislative Proposals

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today announced he has joined “No Labels,” a bipartisan group of Members of Congress from the House and Senate who have committed...

Jul 12, 2013

Thompson issues statement describing a path forward for the Farm Bill

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy and Forestry, today released the following statement regarding efforts in Congress to pass a long-term farm bill reauthorization...

Jul 2, 2013

Penn State Alumni Association Honors Thompson With “Friend of Penn State” Award

Today, the Penn State Alumni Association honored U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson with the eighth annual “Friend of Penn State” legislative award...

Jun 20, 2013

Thompson Statement on Farm Bill Vote in the House

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013...

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