Press Releases

Jul 15, 2014

House Passes Bipartisan Highway Funding Bill

Today, U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) voted to support H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014...

Jul 9, 2014

Thompson Lauds Passage of Bipartisan, Bicameral Job Training Reform Bill; Legislation Set to Become Law

Issues: Education

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed with bipartisan support the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act...

Jul 7, 2014

Independence Day: "we honor a group of early revolutionaries for pledging their lives and fortunes in the name of liberty..."

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5) issued the following statement in celebration of Independence Day...

Jul 1, 2014

Informational Resources on the National Flood Insurance Program

Included on this page you will find information that individuals can utilize to find out more information about their flood insurance policies, claims and changes to the National Flood Insurance Program...

Jun 24, 2014

Federal Agency Reexamines Endangered Species Listing Following Thompson-Led Effort

Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced it will extend for six months the deadline on its decision whether to list the northern long-eared bat as endangered...

Jun 23, 2014

Pennsylvania Congressmen: Latest EPA Overreach Will Devastate Pennsylvania Farmers

Issues: Agriculture

Members of Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation are working to protect Pennsylvania farmers by fighting back against another regulatory overreach...

Jun 20, 2014

Thompson Servicemember Telemedicine Expansion Gains New Support with Passage of Defense Bill

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4870, the Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2015...

Jun 19, 2014

Thompson Subcommittee Hearing Examines Threat Posed to Agriculture by EPA Water Rule

Issues: Agriculture

Today, U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R-PA), Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry, held a public hearing to review...

Jun 9, 2014

Thompson Announces Caitlin A. McGlaughlin of State College Accepts Fully Qualified Appointment

Issues: Education

Caitlin A. McGlaughlin of State College has accepted a Fully Qualified Appointment for Admission to the U.S. Naval Academy...