Thompson to participate in WPSU Town Hall

Aug 3, 2017

Live town hall event to be broadcast on TV, radio, Internet

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson will participate in a town hall event on Thursday, August 10 at WPSU Penn State.

WPSU is hosting, “The People’s Business: A Town Hall with Congressman Glenn Thompson,” and 100 individuals residing in the Fifth Congressional District will be able to sign up to participate in the studio audience. Follow this link to sign up

For individuals who want to tune in from the comfort of their own home, the event will be aired on WPSU, WPSU radio (find your local frequency) and live streamed at WPSU.org to maximize exposure for all residents in the Fifth Congressional District. The program will also be aired on WQLN Public Media in Erie at a later date.

Questions will be solicited from audience members, and the public will also be able to submit questions directly to WPSU through its social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter.

WHAT: WPSU Penn State is hosting “The People’s Business: A Town Hall with Congressman Glenn Thompson.”

WPSU Penn State Producer and Director Cheraine Stanford will moderate the hour-long event before a live studio audience.

WHEN: 8 p.m., Thursday, August 10, 2017

WHERE: WPSU
238 Outreach Building
100 Innovation Boulevard, University Park, PA 16802

“I am grateful to WPSU for inviting me to participate in this event and I look forward to an open, respectful dialogue about the most important issues facing our country” Rep. Thompson said. “I strive to be accessible and have met with thousands of constituents over the past year. I want to continue that trend and this venue will provide an opportunity to reach the greatest amount of people via TV, radio and online.”