May 6, 2013 Newsletter


Below you will find legislative and news updates from Washington, D.C., and across the 5th District of Pennsylvania.

As always, if you have immediate questions or comments, or need assistance with a federal department or program, I encourage you to contact my office directly by clicking here

March 6, 2013 Newsletter
It has been more than 1,400 days since the Democratic-controlled Senate passed a budget. You don’t have to look much further than this fact to understand...
January 4, 2013 Newsletter
My wife, Penny, and I would like to wish everyone a happy and healthy 2013. We have been very blessed this year with the addition of the first Thompson grandson, making this past holiday season exceptionally special...
November 1, 2012 Newsletter
As we approach the next election, I wanted to offer a brief recap of the 112th Congress. While the last two years have resulted in a long list of legislative successes, in which House Republicans haven’t been afraid to take bold steps to address our country’s biggest challenges...
September 12, 2012 Newsletter


As we approach the end of summer and move forward into fall, here’s a quick update on important developments in Washington, D.C., and from across the 5th District of Pennsylvania.  

May 1, 2012 Newsletter
Since our last communication, the U.S. House of Representatives has been quite busy on numerous fronts. I’ve also been traveling the 5th District...
August 25, 2011 Newsletter

Hello 5th District Residents,