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Dec 2, 2013

The President's promise to Americans "if you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan"

Today, millions of Americans are losing their coverage as a result of the mandates now being imposed by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), despite promises made by the President...

Nov 27, 2013

Thompson Discusses Pathways to Educational and Career Success with Forest County High School Students

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, yesterday delivered remarks to Forest County High School students during visits to East Forest High School...

Sep 30, 2013

Thompson to Join High School Students from across the 5th Congressional District for Educational Seminar

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) will join students from high schools throughout the 5th Congressional District for an educational seminar, “Government Outreach 2013”...

Sep 26, 2013

From the House Floor: Thompson on NCAA "gradually" restoring scholarships; initial decision remains unjustified

The NCAA’s decision was misdirected and a complete contradiction of the Association’s goal, which is to promote access to higher education among student athletes...

Sep 24, 2013

Reps. Thompson and Dent Issue Statement on NCAA Decision; Call for Full Restoration of Penn State Scholarships

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) and Charlie Dent (PA-15) today issued the following statement in response to the decision by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)...

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”...

Aug 8, 2013

Thompson Encourages Students to Begin Preparing for the 2014 Service Academy Application Process

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today announced October 1, 2013 as the submission deadline for high school seniors to apply for nomination for acceptance into one of the four military service academies...

Jul 31, 2013

House Sends Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act to President’s Desk

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today voted to support H.R. 1911, the Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013, which passed the House by a vote of 392 -31...

Jul 19, 2013

House Passes Reforms to Elementary and Secondary Education Law

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today voted to support H.R. 5, the Student Success Act, which would reform and reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary...

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...

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