Press Releases

Jun 21, 2012

Thompson Lauds Senate Passage of Farm Bill Reauthorization

Issues: Agriculture

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy & Forestry, issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed S. 3240...

Jun 18, 2012

Thompson Announces John “Jack” Mellgard of Clearfield County Has Accepted An Appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy

John “Jack” Mellgard, of Clearfield County, will soon join the class of 2016 at the U.S. Naval Academy, according to U.S. Representative Glenn `GT’ Thompson...

Jun 14, 2012

42 Members Send Bipartisan Letter To House-Senate Transportation Conference Committee Supporting the Off-system Bridge Program

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), Lois Capps (D-CA), and Mike Thompson (D-CA) today sent a bipartisan letter to the House-Senate Transportation Conference Committee...

Jun 13, 2012

Thompson Announces Agriculture Disaster Designations for Local Counties

Issues: Agriculture

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today was notified by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) that Secretary Thomas J. Vilsack has agreed that there were sufficient production losses in Erie, Crawford, and Warren...

Jun 1, 2012

Thompson Promotes National Hurricane Preparedness Week

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson today encouraged families and individuals to prepare for Hurricane Season by recognizing National Hurricane Preparedness Week...

May 31, 2012

Thompson, Schrader Introduce Forest Products Fairness Act of 2012

Issues: Agriculture, Energy

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Kurt Schrader (D-OR) today introduced the Forest Products Fairness Act of 2012...

May 31, 2012

Thompson Announces Grants to University Park Airport

U.S. Representative Glenn `GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded two grants to the University Park Airport...

May 22, 2012

Thompson Leads Bipartisan Letter to U.S. Green Building Council Encouraging Expanded Utilization of U.S. Forest Products

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today sent a bipartisan letter to U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) President and CEO Rick Fedrizzi, urging changes to the treatment of forest products...

May 22, 2012

Thompson Announces Ryan E. VanGuilder of McKean County Accepts Fully Qualified Appointment to U.S. Air Force Academy

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn `GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today announced Ryan E. VanGuilder of Bradford, Pa., has accepted a fully qualified appointment to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy...

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