Press Releases

Mar 27, 2013

Thompson Sponsors Congressional High School Art Competition

Issues: Education

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today announced the 5th Congressional District will participate in the nationwide Congressional High School Art Competition...

Mar 26, 2013

Thompson Statement on Federal Lawsuit Over Mineral Rights in Allegheny National Forest

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today issued the following statement regarding the filing by the Allegheny Defense Project in the federal lawsuit over mineral rights...

Mar 21, 2013

House Passes Budget Offering Path to Fiscal Balance through Economic Growth, Expanded Domestic Energy Production

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-Howard, today issued the following statement after the House passed H.Con.Res. 25, a resolution establishing the budget...

Mar 15, 2013

House Passes the Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, Co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, delivered remarks...

Mar 13, 2013

Thompson Agriculture Subcommittee Examines National Forest System Management and Its Impact on Rural Economies

Today, U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry...

Mar 13, 2013

Joined by Entire Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation, Thompson Introduces Resolution Congratulating Penn State's THON

Issues: Education

U.S. Representatives and fellow Penn State alumni Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, and Charlie Dent, PA-15, joined by the 16 other members of Pennsylvania’s...

Mar 6, 2013

Thompson Recognized Nationally for Education Efforts

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-Howard, is one of two recipients, announced at this week’s Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) conference in Washington...

Mar 5, 2013

Reps. Thompson, Schrader Introduce Forest Products Fairness Act; Senate Companion Bill Dropped

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Kurt Schrader (D-OR) today introduced the Forest Products Fairness Act of 2013...

Feb 28, 2013

Thompson Applauds House Passage of Violence Against Women Act

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today voted to support the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (VAWA) of 2013...

Feb 26, 2013

Thompson: Three-Hundred Days Since House First Acted to Replace Sequestration with Commonsense Deficit Reduction

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-Howard, today released the following statement regarding legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives to replace sequestration...