Press Releases

May 9, 2014

Thompson-Langevin Bill Promoting Career Counseling Programs Passes House with Overwhelming Bipartisan Support

Issues: Education

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Jim Langevin (D-RI), Co-Chairmen of the bipartisan Congressional Career and Technical Education...

May 7, 2014

Statement on Resolutions Holding Former IRS Official In Contempt; Calling for Special Counsel to Investigate IRS Allegations

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today voted to support H. Res. 574, a resolution holding former Internal Revenue Service (IRS) official Lois G. Lerner in contempt of Congress...

May 1, 2014

Thompson Cosponsored Bills to Update and Improve Endangered Species Act Advance in Committee

On Wednesday, the House Natural Resources Committee approved four bills that will improve and modernize the Endangered Species Act (ESA)...

May 1, 2014

Audio: U.S. Rep. Thompson Delivers Radio Address on 63rd National Day of Prayer

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, PA-5, today delivered the following radio address on the 63rd National Day of Prayer, which is celebrated on the first Thursday of May...

Apr 17, 2014

Thompson Announces Veteran Outreach Event in Lock Haven

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today announced he will be holding an outreach event for veterans on Friday, May 23, 2014, in Lock Haven...

Apr 17, 2014

Thompson Announces Veteran Outreach Event in Erie

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today announced he will be holding an outreach event for veterans on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Erie...

Apr 17, 2014

Thompson Announces Beginning of Sign-Up for USDA Disaster Assistance Programs Restored Under Farm Bill

Issues: Agriculture

Today, U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, PA-5, announced that eligible farmers can now sign up for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) disaster assistance...

Apr 14, 2014

Thompson Announces Agriculture Grant Opportunities for Beginning Farmers

Issues: Agriculture

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today announced a grant opportunity to help train and educate the next generation of agricultural producers...

Apr 9, 2014

Thompson Legislation to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations Introduced in Senate

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

Today, U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) introduced the Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers (MEPS) Act, companion legislation...

Apr 3, 2014

House Passes Bill to Lessen Burden of Health Care Law on Employers, Increase Take Home Pay for Americans

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, issued the following statement after the House voted to pass H.R. 2575, the Save American Workers Act...

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