Press Releases

May 8, 2021 Press Release
A record 70 students entered the 2021 Congressional Art Contest

DuBois, PA – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today announced the winner of the 2021 Congressional Art Competition: Isabella Kerna senior at Richland High School.

April 1, 2021 Press Release

Clarion, PA – This week, U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson announced that the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) approved a $1.5 million grant to Indiana County, for the County Broadband Deployment Initiative.

April 1, 2021 Press Release
PennDOT Secretary refuses questions and bails on public hearing after 15 minutes

Clarion, PA—Today, U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson (PA-15) hosted a field hearing of a working group of Congressional and Pennsylvania State Legislators, entitled Local Voices: Examining PennDOT's P3 Major Bridge Tolling Proposals at the Clarion County Administrative Building.

March 19, 2021 Press Release
Gramian agrees to participate in April 1st Hearing in Clarion, PA

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson met with PennDOT Secretary Yassmin Gramian and representatives from Governor Wolf’s office to answer questions regarding PennDOT’s P3 Major Bridge Tolling Proposal.

March 17, 2021 Press Release

“We must restore the rule of law to our southern border. In the 57 days since President Biden has taken office, we have witnessed a surge in illegal border crossings, causing a humanitarian and national security crisis.

March 15, 2021 Press Release

Howard, PA—The office of Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson is now accepting entries for the 2021 Congressional Art Competition.

March 11, 2021 Press Release
Bipartisan bill will put whole milk in school cafeterias

Washington, D.C. — Republican Leader of the House Agriculture Committee Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-15) and Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) have introduced a bill to allow for unflavored and flavored whole milk to be offered in school cafeterias.

March 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson voted against H.R. 1319, a $1.9 trillion package thinly veiled as COVID-19 relief. Following the vote, Mr. Thompson issued the following statement:

February 26, 2021 Press Release

“More than a decade ago, Pennsylvania’s Act 44 was passed under the misguided assumption that the federal government would grant the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission permission to place tolls across the I-80 corridor.

February 23, 2021 Press Release

KNOX, PA — Following the announcement of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) bridge tolling proposal, Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson issued the following statement: