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Jul 6, 2012 | Biomass Magazine

Federal lawmakers address biomass, biochemicals and biofuels (BIOMASS Magazine)

Another measure introduced by Reps. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., and Kurt Schrader, D-Ore., aims to modify the definition of biobased materials to include forest products in the USDA’s BioPreferred program...

May 24, 2012 | Biomass Magazine

House agriculture subcommittee hearing focuses on Biomass Crop Assistance Program

For Rep. Glenn Thompson, chairman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy and Forestry, the goal of hearing the testimony was to help create a better and more financially efficient Farm Bill...

May 1, 2012 | Centre Daily Times

Centre County farmer testifies for congressional ag panel (Centre Daily Times)

Issues: Agriculture

The House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry, headed by U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, convened the panel Thursday...

Mar 26, 2012 | The Hill Newspaper

GOP lawmaker says healthcare law nothing but costly 'broken promises' (The Hill)

Issues: Healthcare

Rep. Glenn Thompson said Monday afternoon that while the Supreme Court is just starting to assess the constitutionality of the 2010 healthcare law, most Americans have already rendered the verdict that the law is both...

Mar 26, 2012 | Gant Daily

Two Years Later, Healthcare Law’s Broken Promises and Uncertainty Continue (Gant Daily)

Issues: Healthcare

While the court’s decision is yet to be made, the verdict has already been cast by the countless American families and small businesses that simply cannot afford the Affordable Care Act...

Feb 9, 2012 | Ridgeway Record

Budget reform, economic growth important to Thompson (Ridgeway Record)

U.S. Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-Howard, recently outlined his legislative priorities for 2012 as the 112th Congress.“We start 2012 with momentum."...

Nov 2, 2011 | Erie Times

Our view: Thompson Education reform needs bipartisan support (Erie Times)

Issues: Education

Bipartisanship is still alive, at least when it comes to lawmakers looking at ways to reform education. At the federal level, Republican U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson and Democratic Sen. Bob Casey...

Sep 26, 2011 | Centre Daily Times

Wilderness bill expands access to public lands (Centre Daily Times)

While seemingly well intentioned, the author neglects the fact that this legislation will allow for greater access to our public lands by releasing acres that have had more restrictions levied upon them as a result of being part of a wilderness designation study...

Jul 26, 2011 | Erie Times

Our View: Thompson's education bill makes sense (Erie Times)

Issues: Education

Thompson deserves credit for the bill perhaps mostly because it's a creative attempt to help districts that have been subject to huge state cuts as states reel from big deficits related mostly to the national recession...