Press Releases

December 17, 2019 Press Release
Final bills to fund federal government through September 2020 receive bipartisan support

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1158 and H.R. 1865, a pair of bills to fund government operations through Fiscal Year 2020 by a vote of 280-138 and 297-120 respectively.

December 11, 2019 Press Release
H.R. 5038 addresses need for legal, reliable workforce

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.5038, the Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 by a vote of 260-165. Following the vote, Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued a statement:

December 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Following the announcement, Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued a statement:

December 4, 2019 Press Release
Final Rule Empowers Work-Capable Adults

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, Senior Member of the House Agriculture Committee and former Chairman of the Nutrition Subcommittee, issued the following statement on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) final rule, regarding requirements for able-bodied adults without dependents:

October 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Eight Members of the Pennsylvania Republican Congressional Delegation offered the following statement after voting to block Speaker Pelosi and Intelligence Committee Chairman Schiff’s last-minute vote to legitimize the baseless push to impeach President Trump:

October 22, 2019 Press Release
Delegation requests Volker Transcript Access

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, Dean of the Pennsylvania Republicans, requested that the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence provide increased transparency and unrestricted access of Ambassador Kurt Volker’s testimony transcript to all members of Congress.

October 9, 2019 Press Release
Appalachian Regional Commission POWER grant will be used to transform Oil City National Bank Building

BRADFORD, Pa. – Today, U.S. Rep.

October 8, 2019 Press Release
$725,850 awarded to expansion of North Central PA LaunchBox

BRADFORD, Pa. – Today, U.S. Representative Glenn “GT” Thompson announced that Clearfield County, Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania State University, DuBois campus are the recipients of a POWER grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC).

September 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – After Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s impeachment inquiry announcement and the Trump Administration’s release of the phone call transcript with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued the following statement:

September 23, 2019 Press Release
Penn State to research automated driving systems operability & safety

WASHINGTON, DC – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) was recently awarded a $8,409,444 Automated Driving System Demonstration Grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation, to test the safe integration of automated driving systems within work zones.