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June 29, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Today, Congressman Glenn "GT" Thompson announced The Learning Lamp of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is the recipient of a $234,490 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) grant.

June 18, 2021 Press Release
Howard, PA– On Wednesday, Congressman Thompson voted in favor of Senate Bill S.475 establishing Juneteenth National Independence Day, June 19, as a legal public holiday. 
June 2, 2021 Press Release
I am saddened to learn of the passing of former Congressman Bill Clinger. He was a statesman, scholar, and passionate advocate for the people of Pennsylvania. I have a fond memory of meeting with Bill. He was gracious enough to invite me to his home, where we sat and talked all things Pennsylvania for hours.
May 19, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC— Today, U.S. Representative Glenn "GT" Thompson (R-PA) and Gerry Connolly (D-VA) introduced a bipartisan resolution ensuring the commitment to the research and recovery efforts of our nation's missing service members.

May 19, 2021 Press Release
Washington, DC– Today, Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson announced John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport as the recipient of a $306,000 U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration Grant

May 19, 2021 Press Release
Washington, DC– Today, Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson announced Bradford Regional Airport Authority as the recipient of a $473,684 U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration Grant.

May 14, 2021 Press Release
"While I was unable to attend this morning’s vote due to a death in the family, I am very pleased that my friend, Elise Stefanik of New York, has been selected as GOP Conference Chair. I have worked with Elise closely over the years on issues related to career & technical education, family violence prevention, the opioid crisis, and to ensure that we support family dairy farms.
May 14, 2021 Press Release

Toll roads have existed in one form or another for the past 4,000 years, in order to help facilitate the movement of goods and people. The 1937 opening of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, a toll facility, had the private sector play a significant role in financing the construction. Around the same time, the Pennsylvania Turnpike was in its early design stages.

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.

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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.

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In The News

March 12, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Glenn “G.T.” Thompson fears a generation of milk drinkers may have been lost due to a decade-old federal policy that prohibits whole milk being served to students in schools.

That leaves only skim and 1% milk, which, the congressman realizes, many children likely consider less flavorful. Therefore, they get turned off to milk.

March 2, 2021 In The News

Farm Journal news director John Herath sits in for Chip this morning and we have a packed show. U.S. Representative Glenn "GT" Thompson (PA-15) discusses the COVID-19 package that was passed late last week. Geoff Cooper, president and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association, talks about the 10th Circuit Appeals Court's ruling being endorsed by the EPA and what happens next.

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February 26, 2021 In The News

The House Agriculture Committee is often touted as a sanctum of bipartisanship. It was anything but as the first markup of the 117th Congress was held, examining a majority-drafted coronavirus aid bill. 

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February 25, 2021 In The News

House Agriculture Committee Republicans plan to introduce their own Covid-19 relief plan Thursday, showcasing their priorities for a bipartisan package.

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January 21, 2021 In The News

The House Agriculture Committee plans to pursue climate change remedies, social justice, and aid for rural America in a sweeping agenda when Chairman David Scott (D-Ga.) and ranking member Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-Pa.) take over amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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January 7, 2021 In The News

The passage of the National Defense Act was largely overshadowed by the Coronavirus relief bill but, according to Rep. Glenn "GT" Thompson (R-15), there were some important provisions in that bill.

January 7, 2021 In The News

The new COVID Relief Bill contained much more than $600 for individuals. It did something the CARES Act of 2019 did not do; it included relief for agriculture.

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January 7, 2021 In The News

President Donald Trump last month sought to provide most Americans with $2,000 each in the recently passed $900 billion COVID-19 relief bill, but many House and Senate Republicans, including U.S. Rep. Glenn "GT" Thompson, were against doing so.

January 4, 2021 In The News

The coronavirus relief bill that has been approved by Congress includes much-needed help for the agriculture industry, Congressman Glenn Thompson says.

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