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May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA) and  Jim Langevin (D-RI), the co-chairs of the bipartisan Career and Technical Education Caucus, issued the following statement regarding cybersecurity education for individuals working with cyber-physical systems in President Trump’s Executive Order on cybersecurity workforce:

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson on Tuesday spoke in support of Pennsylvania’s Oil Region Heritage Area Heritage Site before the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands.

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), co-chairs of the Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, and Congressmen Donald Norcross (D-NJ) and David McKinley (R-WV), co-chairs of the Building Trades Caucus, sent a letter to House leadership and leaders on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee urging them to include work

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson welcomed the PA Dairymen’s Association Executive Director David Smith to testify on the state of the dairy economy.

April 26, 2019 Press Release

BELLEFONTE, Pa. – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today encouraged residents of the 15th Congressional District to dispose of expired or unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday, which is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

April 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON –This week, U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-15), Filemon Vela (TX-34), John Joyce (PA-13), and Henry Cuellar (TX-28) introduced H.R.

March 29, 2019 Press Release

BELLEFONTE, Pa. – In a letter to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue Thursday, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin C.

March 22, 2019 Press Release

BELLEFONTE, Pa.– U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today applauded the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) decision to allow more dairy farmers the option to enroll in both the Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP-Dairy) and Livestock Gross Margin for Dairy Cattle Program (LGM-Dairy) for 2018 coverage.

March 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson today issued the following statement after the passage of H.R. 1, the For the People Act of 2019:

March 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson announced the details for the 2019 Congressional Art Competition.

The winning piece of artwork from each congressional district across the country will be displayed in a special exhibit in the U.S. Capitol.


In The News

December 20, 2019 In The News

A Cambria County group is getting a nearly $1.4 million grant.

U.S. Representatives Glenn Thompson and John Joyce made the announcement today.

The Johnstown Redevelopment Authority is getting the grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission.

December 19, 2019 In The News

Federal Lawmakers from Pennsylvania weighed in with their response to last night’s vote to impeach President Trump.

“I think what’s happening is they’re trying to undo the election, undo the votes that 63 million Americans cast for Donald J. Trump in the last election,” said Congressman Glenn Thompson, (R), PA-15.

December 11, 2019 In The News

U.S. Reps. John Joyce and Glenn “G.T.” Thompson, both Republicans, once again offered their unequivocal support for President Donald Trump – in regards to the investigation into his actions concerning Ukraine and the 2020 election – when formal articles of impeachment against him were unveiled on Tuesday.

December 5, 2019 In The News

More members of Congress are ready to play ball.

Not actual baseball. But the political battle underway on Capitol Hill to save Minor League Baseball teams like the Erie SeaWolves from getting cut.

November 24, 2019 In The News

When men and women leave the military, they enter civilian life with skills learned during time spent serving their country, but not necessarily the certifications needed to meet job requirements in specific fields.

The process to get the proper training can be frustrating, costly and time-consuming.

November 21, 2019 In The News

The State College Spikes face an uncertain future, but they will be “open for business” in 2020.

November 15, 2019 In The News

With the Pennsylvania bat population threatened, Howard Nursery is making more bat boxes than ever before. On Saturday, the nursery will host an event to promote conservation of these “good neighbors.”

October 26, 2019 In The News

U.S. Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson brought together over 50 federal, state and local officials with carbon industry leaders and Pennsylvania State University scientists to discuss recent innovations that could reignite the coal and carbon industries. Included in the summit on Friday were Mary Neumayr, chair of White House Council on Environmental Quality; Dr.