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May 12, 2017 Press Release

Statement from U.S. Rep. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson:

“Director Comey had made several juxtaposing comments throughout the course of the past year and I am surprised that he was not asked to step down sooner.

May 9, 2017 Press Release

Reinforces Federal Rulings Ensuring Access and Production in the Allegheny National Forest  

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson recently reintroduced a bill that will ensure the rights of private mineral owners in the Allegheny National Forest (ANF). 

May 5, 2017 Press Release

Project in Warren County will construct 9.7 miles of mountain bike trails, attracting 20,000 new visitors annually

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today announced a $225,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission to the Warren County Development Association for a trails project in the Allegheny National Forest.

May 4, 2017 Press Release

Vote to repeal and replace Obamacare passes House

WASHINGTONU.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued the following statement after the House voted to pass the American Health Care Act:

May 2, 2017 Press Release

Bill offers private sector workers same benefit as government employees on how to use their comp time  

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today supported a bill that will give private sector employees more flexibility in the workplace and more control of how to use their comp time.

April 28, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson has three sons who are grown, but on Thursday he had a special guest for Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day.

April 25, 2017 Press Release

Use of telemedicine would allow licensed health care professionals to care for more veterans

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Reps. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-05) and Julia Brownley (CA-26) introduced H.R. 2123, the Veterans E-Health and Telemedicine Support (VETS) Act of 2017.

April 21, 2017 Press Release

Applications accepted through May 19, 2017 

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today encouraged local fire departments to apply for federal grant assistance to help with fire prevention and safety efforts.

April 12, 2017 Press Release

April 11, 2017
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April 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a legislative hearing on H.R. 1731 (Rep. Hal Rogers, R-KY), the “Revitalizing the Economy of Coal Communities by Leveraging Local Activities and Investing More Act of 2017” or “RECLAIM Act.”


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