Press Releases

Jan 10, 2014

Veto-Proof Majority of House Votes to Pass Bill to Address Obamacare Online Security Concerns

Issues: Healthcare

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today delivered remarks from the House floor following passage of the Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act...

Jan 9, 2014

Thompson Takes to Floor to Call for Action to Protect Constituents from Dramatic Flood Insurance Rate Increases

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, Wednesday joined with House colleagues in speaking out on the threat of failing to terminate dramatic rate increases...

Dec 27, 2013

Thompson Military Transition Telemedicine Amendment Signed into Law

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

President Obama Thursday signed into law the 2014 National Defense Authorization Act. The bipartisan measure, which recently passed the House by a vote of 350 to 69...

Dec 12, 2013

Thompson Amendment Included in National Defense Policy Act; Measure Headed for Senate Consideration Next Week

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

Today, the U.S. House passed a series of bills with bipartisan support, including H.R. 3304, the National Defense Authorization Act of 2014, by a vote of 350-69, and...

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...