Press Releases

Jul 12, 2013

Thompson issues statement describing a path forward for the Farm Bill

Issues: Agriculture

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 11, 2013

Rep. Thompson Introduces Bipartisan Bill To Fix Discriminatory Flaw Under Title I Education Grant Formulas

Issues: Education

U.S. Representatives Glenn `GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Louise Slaughter (D-NY) today introduced H.R. 2658, the All Children Are Equal (ACE) Act...

Jul 3, 2013

Rep. Thompson Issues Independence Day Statement

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-Howard Township, made the following statement in honor of Independence Day...

Jul 3, 2013

Pennsylvania Delegation Members Seek to Preserve Pennsylvania Children’s Health Insurance Program

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today was joined by eleven Members of Congress from Pennsylvania in sending a letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...

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 25, 2013

Thompson Reacts to President’s Plan to Unilaterally Impose New Energy Regulations

Issues: Energy

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued the following statement in response to the President’s plan to unilaterally impose new energy regulations...

Jun 21, 2013

Reps. Thompson and Braley call for Inspector General to Investigate Medicare Competitive Bidding Program

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representatives Glenn `GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Bruce Braley (D-IA) today requested that U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Inspector General (IG), Daniel R. Levinson, investigate issues surrounding...

Jun 20, 2013

Thompson Statement on Farm Bill Vote in the House

Issues: Agriculture

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...

Jun 19, 2013

Reps. Thompson, Braley Criticize CMS Administrator for Failing to Address Abuses and Failures of Durable Medical Equipment Procurement Program

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representatives Glenn `GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Bruce Braley (D-IA) today criticized Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Marilyn Tavenner for failing to address the failures and abuses that have occurred under Round 2...

Jun 14, 2013

Thompson Amendments Adopted Under National Defense Policy Bill

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

Today, the U.S. House adopted two amendments sponsored by U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson as part of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014...

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