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Nov 27, 2013

Marcellus Goliath Transforms Region to Gas Trade: Energy Markets (Bloomberg)

Beneath the rolling pastures and woodland of western Pennsylvania, a corner of Appalachia dotted with Victorian main streets and white church steeples, a radical shift is under way...

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...

Oct 31, 2013

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

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

Oct 23, 2013

Thompson: natural gas production growing faster than expected, according to EIA report

Mr. Speaker, domestic gas production is helping create a stronger American economy. It’s helping us improve the environment. It’s helping America remain competitive...

Sep 27, 2013

Thompson: President in denial of the fact that the U.S. must actually produce energy to continue consuming it

While our nation benefits from great wealth, often we become disconnected from just what it takes to power a great nation...

Sep 26, 2013

Congress Passes Bill to Extend Secure Rural Schools Program and Preserve Nation’s Helium Supply

Yesterday evening, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved H. Res. 354, legislation to extend for one year the Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program...

Sep 20, 2013

Thompson: EPA's New Coal Regulation Will Harm Economy, Raise Utility Rates and Hurt Consumers

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today issued the following statement criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision to prevent construction...

Sep 19, 2013

Thompson Issues Statement on Farm Bill Advancing in House, Passage of Nutrition Bill

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today issued the following statement after voting to support H.R. 3102, The Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act...

Sep 10, 2013

From the House Floor: Discussing our forest economies and the importance of "multiple-use" land management

This decision was made long ago because our national forests were intended for “multiple-use” – the most important function of that mission is to properly manage these forests and grasslands, in order to retain the ecological health of those resources, for sustained economic and recreational use...

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