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October 23, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Thompson was released from Walter Reed National Military Center Friday evening after receiving outpatient treatment for COVID-19 and has returned to his home in Pennsylvania to recover. He thanks the Attending Physician at the U.S. Capitol along with the doctors, nurses and staff at Walter Reed for their concern and care.

October 22, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Thompson on Friday afternoon began experiencing cold-like symptoms and was promptly tested for COVID-19. While he is vaccinated, the test came back positive. Out of an abundance of caution, he is being treated at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

October 15, 2021 Press Release

HOWARD, Pa. —U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson will host a telephone townhall on October 26, with an expert from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to answer questions seniors may have about Medicare Open Enrollment.

October 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON —U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson released the following statement following passage of extending the government borrowing limit:

October 5, 2021 Press Release

HOWARD, Pa.— Today, U.S. Representative Glenn "GT" Thompson announced that Clarion County Economic Development Corporation is the recipient of a $50,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) grant to support a support a county-wide broadband engineering plan.

September 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Following the passage of the extension of the public debt limit, U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson released the following statement:

September 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson released the following statement today regarding a new United States Postal Service facility in Coral, Pa.:

September 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, U.S. Representative Glenn "GT" Thompson announced that Forest County is the recipient of a $451,315 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) grant. The grant will supplement local funds to deploy two broadband towers and a 911 repeater, to improve the county’s emergency radio communications.

September 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson voted in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2022, which increases pay for our service members, reverses national security cuts, ensures military readiness, and restores funding to modernize American shipyards.


In The News

October 12, 2021 In The News


Millions of Americans lack access to reliable, high-speed internet service, and the inequality is particularly striking in rural America. The rural broadband gap results in lost opportunities to expand businesses, learn new skills, educate our children or even participate in daily activities.

August 12, 2021 In The News

ROCK SPRINGS, Pa. — U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, the top Republican on the House Agriculture Committee, told Ag Progress Days attendees yesterday that work is progressing on ag legislation.

August 10, 2021 In The News

RESSON – U.S. Rep. Glenn “G.T.” Thompson issued three challenges during the third annual Agriculture Summit at Mount Aloysius College on Monday.

July 8, 2021 In The News

Congressman Glenn Thompson is looking for a way to build bridges on Interstate 80 without placing tolls on them.


July 7, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, through a bill of which he is the primary sponsor, hopes to close the "digital divide" between rural and urban America.

He said the legislation - Broadband for Rural America - would close that divide by encouraging broadband development.

May 13, 2021 In The News

Toll roads have existed in one form or another for the past 4,000 years, in order to help facilitate the movement of goods and people. The 1937 opening of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, a toll facility, had the private sector play a significant role in financing the construction. Around the same time, the Pennsylvania Turnpike was in its early design stages.

April 27, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Top Congressional Republicans are proposing solutions to climate change. Their ambitious platform suggests natural changes addressing food, farming, and forestry, while protecting the economy.

April 9, 2021 In The News

Now that he’s the top Republican on the House Agriculture Committee, U.S. Rep. Glenn “G.T.” Thompson is continuing to work on getting whole milk back into schools.

April 5, 2021 In The News

CLARION - U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson regards President Joe Biden's $2 trillion federal infrastructure and jobs package as "toxic."

April 2, 2021 In The News

CLARION — Pennsylvania U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson hosted a public hearing in Clarion Thursday to examine the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s new Major Bridge Public-Private Partnership (P3) Initiative with local lawmakers and witnesses representing vast groups of the public who could be impacted.