In The News

February 11, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) on Feb. 7 unveiled legislation that seeks to modernize federal laws surrounding wetlands designations on agricultural lands and protect farmers’ rights.

February 11, 2020 In The News

Rep. Glenn Thompson accepted the Heritage Champion Award last week for his advocacy on behalf of the Oil Region National Heritage Area and the National Heritage Areas program bill.

February 8, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson is co-sponsoring bipartisan legislation that will provide clarity for landowners and consistency when federal agencies designate wetlands under current federal law, according to a news release from Thompson's office.

January 18, 2020 In The News

Harry “Bus” Amigh died, far away from his Jackson Township home, fighting in the Battle of Chosin Reservoir, deserving of several medals that the nation bestows upon those who courageously serve in combat.

But – to this day – his brother, James Amigh, does not know why the family never got them.

January 13, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson on Friday co-introduced a bipartisan bill to better support kinship caregivers who are primary caregivers for children exposed to substances abuse and trauma, according to a news release from Thompson’s office.

January 9, 2020 In The News

While the area’s Republican legislators applauded President Donald Trump’s use of force in the Middle East, another Senator questions the imminent threat posed by the slain Iranian general.

January 4, 2020 In The News

The United States killed Iran’s top general and the architect of Tehran’s proxy wars in the Middle East in an airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport early on Friday, an attack that threatens to dramatically ratchet up tensions in the region.

December 20, 2019 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives was in session for nearly 12 hours on Wednesday.