Press Releases

Sep 11, 2013

Thompson: ‘We continue to stand in solidarity’ as a Nation on the 12th Anniversary of the September 11

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today released the following statement in remembrance of September 11, 2001...

Sep 3, 2013

Thompson Issues Statement on Syria Situation

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today released the following statement regarding President Obama's decision to seek congressional authorization for the use of force against Syria...

Aug 27, 2013

Office of Inspector General Grants Request by Reps. Thompson and Braley for Investigation into Controversial Medicare Competitive Bidding Program

Issues: Healthcare

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) has informed U.S. Representatives Glenn `GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Bruce Braley (D-IA) of its decision to initiate an investigation into the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS)...

Aug 19, 2013

Thompson Announces Constituent Staff Hours For Tomorrow in North East, Erie County

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today announced that his district office staff will hold constituent office hours in North East, Erie County, PA, on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, from 9:00-11:00 a.m...

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

Issues: Education, Military Service & Veterans Affairs

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

Issues: Education

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 31, 2013

Thompson Announces $197,500 in Grant Funding for Bradford Regional Airport

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded $197,500 to the Bradford Regional Airport (BFD) in Lewis Run, Pennsylvania...

Jul 26, 2013

Natural Gas Caucus Convenes Field Hearing in Williamsport Pennsylvania on Economic Benefits of Gas Production in Marcellus Shale Region

The bipartisan Congressional Natural Gas Caucus, which is chaired by U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), Gene Green (D-TX), Tom Reed (R-NY) and Jim Costa (D-CA), today convened a congressional field hearing at the Pennsylvania College of Technology in...

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