Press Releases

Nov 19, 2014

Reps. Dent and Thompson Lead Effort to Make NCAA Come Clean on Penn State Investigation

Issues: Education

U.S. Representatives Charlie Dent and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson and 14 members of the Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation sent a letter today to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) calling for the release of all...

Nov 14, 2014

Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation Members Urge Federal Agencies to Abandon Controversial Waters Rule

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, along with U.S. Senator Pat Toomey and seven additional Members of the Pennsylvania Delegation...

Nov 14, 2014

Thompson Announces Open House to Highlight Opportunities Associated with East Branch Dam Rehabilitation Project

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today announced a Community Outreach Open House event to highlight economic opportunities associated with...

Nov 10, 2014

Rep. Thompson Issues Statement on Veterans Day 2014

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today issued the following statement in recognition of Veterans Day...

Oct 31, 2014

Thompson Announces Application Period for Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that the application period for the Fiscal Year 2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program...

Oct 30, 2014

USDA Extends Enrollment Deadline for New Dairy Margin Protection Program

Issues: Agriculture

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced an extended enrollment deadline for the new dairy Margin Protection Program...

Oct 24, 2014

Education Advocates and Employers: Skills Gap Can Be Overcome With Adequate Training, Integrated Programming

Today, U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5), Co-Chairman of the bipartisan Congressional Career & Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, held a field hearing...

Oct 17, 2014

Bipartisan Congressional Career & Technical Education Caucus to Hold Field Hearing in Harrisburg, PA

Co-Chairman of the bipartisan Congressional Career & Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, U.S. Rep. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson will hold a field hearing in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on October 24, 2014....

Oct 15, 2014

Thompson Receives National Association of Manufacturers ‘Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence’

he National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has awarded U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5) the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence for...