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Dec 16, 2014

Thompson: Report Uncovers Lack of Independence and Accountability with Endangered Species Act Designations

The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee has released a report that questions the impartiality and accountability of the peer review process in recent Endangered Species Act...

Nov 24, 2014

Thompson: WOTUS Rule Undermines Federal-State Partnership

In comments submitted Friday to the Agencies, we outlined concerns specific to our home state and those of our constituents..

Oct 30, 2014

USDA Extends Enrollment Deadline for New Dairy Margin Protection Program

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

Sep 18, 2014

Thompson Agriculture Subcommittee Conducts Hearing on Soil Health

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5), Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry, held a public hearing to examine the benefits of promoting soil health...

Sep 11, 2014

Thompson Holds Oversight Hearing on U.S. Forest Service Proposed Groundwater Resource Management Directive

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson (PA-5), Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry, held a public hearing to review the U.S. Forest Service’s proposed Groundwater Resource Management Directive..

Sep 8, 2014

Agriculture, Timber, & Energy Production Would Suffer If Northern Long-Eared Bat is Listed as Endangered

Today, the House Natural Resources Committee held a field oversight hearing on “The Northern Long Eared Bat...

Aug 29, 2014

Committee to Hold Harrisburg Field Hearing on Northern Long Eared Bat’s Federal Endangered Listing Proposal

The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee will hold a Full Committee field hearing in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on September 8, 2014 on “The Northern Long Eared Bat...

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