Press Releases

Dec 11, 2013

Thompson Advances Fight Against Health Care Law’s Mandates on Volunteer Firefighting and Emergency Organizations

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5) today joined fellow Members of Congress in holding a press conference to discuss the introduction...

Dec 3, 2013

Thompson Recognizes 50th Anniversary of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford During U.S. House Session

Issues: Education

Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, delivered remarks in recognition of the 50th Anniversary of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, Bradford, Pa...

Nov 27, 2013

Thompson Discusses Pathways to Educational and Career Success with Forest County High School Students

Issues: Education

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, yesterday delivered remarks to Forest County High School students during visits to East Forest High School...

Nov 21, 2013

House Approves Legislation to Accelerate Construction of Natural Gas Pipelines

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today voted to support the Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act (H.R. 1900), which would expedite...

Nov 21, 2013

House Passes Bills to Expand Domestic Energy Production, Protect States’ Rights to Regulate Energy Development

Today, the House of Representatives passed the Federal Lands and Energy Security Act of 2013 (H.R. 1965), by a vote of 228-192, and the Protecting States’ Rights...

Nov 15, 2013

Statement on the “Keep Your Health Plan Act,” Measure Passes House with Bipartisan Support

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today voted to support H.R. 3350, the Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013, which allows health plans...

Nov 13, 2013

Thompson Welcomes Former President Clinton’s Call for President Obama to Honor Health Insurance Cancellation Promise

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) today released the following statement after former President Bill Clinton urged President Obama to uphold his promise...

Nov 8, 2013

Thompson Supports Bill to End Dragnet Collection of Americans' Phone Data, Add Meaningful Oversight of Surveillance Programs

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today announced his support for H.R. 3361, the USA FREEDOM Act, a bill to restore Americans’ privacy rights by ending the government’s dragnet collection...

Nov 4, 2013

Reps. Thompson and Fattah Introduce House Resolution Recognizing National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Chaka Fattah (D-PA) today introduced a resolution in recognition of November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month...

Oct 31, 2013

Thompson Statement During First Public Meeting for 2013 Farm Bill Reauthorization Conference Committee

Issues: Agriculture, Energy

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy & Forestry today delivered the following statement...