Press Releases

Dec 19, 2014

US Army Reverses Policy on Involuntary Separation Following Thompson-led Effort

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

Secretary of the Army John McHugh has announced that prior-enlisted officers selected for involuntary separation from the service...

Dec 16, 2014

Thompson: Report Uncovers Lack of Independence and Accountability with Endangered Species Act Designations

The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee has released a report that questions the impartiality and accountability of the peer review process in recent Endangered Species Act...

Dec 11, 2014

Reps. Thompson, Walz Introduce “Proudly Restoring Officers of Prior Enlistment Retirement (PROPER) Act”

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representatives Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R-PA) and Tim Walz (D-MN) have introduced H.R. 5832, the Proudly Restoring Officers of Prior Enlistment Retirement (PROPER) Act...

Dec 4, 2014

Thompson Votes to Oppose Pay and Benefit Cuts to Active Duty Servicemembers

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5) today voted to oppose H.R. 5759, the Fiscal Year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act...

Nov 20, 2014

Thompson Issues Statement on Presidential Executive Order on Immigration

This evening, U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson issued the following statement with regard to the President's executive actions on immigration...

Nov 19, 2014

Reps. Dent and Thompson Lead Effort to Make NCAA Come Clean on Penn State Investigation

Issues: Education

U.S. Representatives Charlie Dent and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson and 14 members of the Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation sent a letter today to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) calling for the release of all...

Nov 14, 2014

Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation Members Urge Federal Agencies to Abandon Controversial Waters Rule

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, along with U.S. Senator Pat Toomey and seven additional Members of the Pennsylvania Delegation...

Nov 14, 2014

Thompson Announces Open House to Highlight Opportunities Associated with East Branch Dam Rehabilitation Project

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today announced a Community Outreach Open House event to highlight economic opportunities associated with...