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Sep 3, 2013

Video: Bipartisan Natural Gas Caucus Holds Field Hearing in Williamsport, Pa.

On July 29, 2013, the bipartisan Congressional Natural Gas Caucus, which is chaired by U.S. Representatives Glenn Thompson (R-PA), Gene Green (D-TX)...

Jul 26, 2013

Natural Gas Caucus Convenes Field Hearing in Williamsport Pennsylvania on Economic Benefits of Gas Production in Marcellus Shale Region

The bipartisan Congressional Natural Gas Caucus, which is chaired by U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), Gene Green (D-TX), Tom Reed (R-NY) and Jim Costa (D-CA), today convened a congressional field hearing at the Pennsylvania College of Technology in...

Jul 24, 2013

Thompson drills down on coal regulation overhaul

U.S. Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson, R-Howard, questioned Joseph Pizarchik, director, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, U.S. Department of the Interior, on the lack of transparency governing of the rulemaking process and the potential for huge economic losses under the new regulation...

Jul 23, 2013

Thompson Challenges Obama Administration’s Rewrite of Coal Regulation that could cost 220,000 jobs in the Appalachia region alone

The House Natural Resources Committee today held an oversight hearing on the status of the Obama Administration’s rewrite of a sweeping coal regulation known as the Stream Buffer Zone Rule, during which U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson...

Jul 23, 2013

Floor speech on the latest federal research into hydraulic fracturing, upcoming Natural Gas Caucus field hearing

Mr. Speaker, on Sunday the Washington Times reported and I quote: “The leading federal research effort into the controversial drilling method known as fracking has turned up no evidence so far linking...

Jul 19, 2013

Media Advisory: Congressional Natural Gas Caucus to Hold Field Hearing in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

The bipartisan Congressional Natural Gas Caucus, which is chaired by U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), Gene Green (D-TX), Tom Reed (R-NY) and Jim Costa (D-CA), today announced plans to hold a field hearing, “Natural Gas Field Hearing...

Jul 18, 2013

Thompson Joins Bipartisan “No Labels” Problem Solvers Group; 80 Members Unveil Package of Legislative Proposals

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, R-Howard, today announced he has joined “No Labels,” a bipartisan group of Members of Congress from the House and Senate who have committed...

Jun 25, 2013

Thompson Reacts to President’s Plan to Unilaterally Impose New Energy Regulations

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued the following statement in response to the President’s plan to unilaterally impose new energy regulations...

May 16, 2013

House Agriculture Committee Passes Farm Bill Reauthorization

Before midnight on Wednesday evening the U.S. House Agriculture Committee passed a 5-year farm bill reauthorization, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act (FARRM) Act of 2013...

Apr 24, 2013

Thompson Votes to Advance Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline Project

U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today voted in favor of a bill to move forward with completion of the Keystone XL Pipeline. The measure, H.R. 3, the Northern Route Approval Act...

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