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April 14, 2020 Press Release
Delegation Urges Treasury Department and Small Business Administration to Streamline PPP Processing With Improved Technology
Today, Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-15) and Madeleine Dean (PA-04) sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Administrator of the Small Business Administration Jovita Carranza, along with a number of colleagues within the Pennsylvania delegation.
April 9, 2020 Press Release
Congressmen Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, sent a letter to House leadership requesting additional funding for CTE in the next COVID-19 relief package. The letter urges House leaders to provide $1 billion for Carl D. Perkins state grants to mitigate the harm to student learning caused by COVID-19.
March 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 748, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act by a voice vote. The bill includes an expansion of unemployment insurance, relief and resources for health care providers, and more.

March 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Early this morning, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act by a vote of 363-40-1. The bill will increase access to free testing and paid leave for those affected by Coronavirus.

March 6, 2020 Press Release

BROOKVILLE, PA – The office of Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson is now accepting entries for the 2020 Congressional Art Competition.

March 5, 2020 Press Release
Federal Railroad Administration Grant Invests in Rural Communities

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson announced McKean County as the recipient of an $11,926,000 Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) grant.

March 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 6074, the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act by a vote of 415-2. The bill provides $8.3 billion in funding to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, otherwise known as Coronavirus.

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March 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson announced that Ms. Lindsey Bordas of Philipsburg has accepted a fully-qualified appointment to the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York.

February 28, 2020 Press Release
Bipartisan legislation will create Centers of Excellence in Transportation Workforce Training to address glaring shortage of infrastructure workers

WASHINGTON Congressmen Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Jim Langevin (D-RI), co-chairs of the Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, today introduced the Transportation Workforce Centers of Excellence Act to boost transportation workforce training opportunities offered at community and technical colleges across the

February 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson announced the Jefferson County Housing Authority (JCHA) as the recipient of a $135,749 Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Resident Opportunities and Self Sufficiency (ROSS) grant.

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