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ENG: Glenn "G.T." Thompson (born July 27, 1959) is the U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district, serving since 2009. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district, located in North Central Pennsylvania, includes all of Cameron, Centre, Clarion, Clinton, Elk, Forest, Jefferson, Juniata, McKean, Mifflin, and Potter Counties, and parts of Clearfield, Crawford, Lycoming, Tioga, Warren, and Venango Counties. Early life, education, and early career Thompson was born in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania,grew up in Howard,Pennsylvania, and is the son of a Navy veteran. He holds a bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree from Temple University. Thompson worked for 26 years as a therapist, rehabilitation services manager and a ...
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Thompson Responds to President’s SOTU Address


U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson tonight released the following statement in response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address: “The President had the opportunity to chart a new path on a set of priorities that the American people have called for and both political parties can agree on, and we heard some productive talk here tonight,” said Rep. Thompson. “But with almost 2 million more Americans out of work and having racked up the three largest annual deficits in the country’s history since the President took office, the American ...


Congressman honored by Scouts


Among the recipients of the less than 2,000 distinguished Eagle Scout awards presented since 1969 are President Gerald R. Ford, several governors, senators, university presidents, and CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. The presentation of this prestigious award to Pennsylvania's 5th District congressman, adds one more to the list. Rep. Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-Howard, was presented the award Monday night at the Ramada Inn and Conference Center in State College. Thompson is the first to receive the award from the Juniata Valley Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The National Eagle Scout ...


With the new year, Glenn Thompson could see larger district


Pennsylvania will be seeing changes in its congressional districts this year, leaving some Democratic politicians to worry that the move will favor the GOP. The state had to cut one district this year, after data from the 2010 Census showed a decrease in population in Pennsylvania, which will lessen the representation in Washington, Tor Michaels, chief of staff for Scott Conklin, D-Centre, said. This usually happens when a state’s population decrease was more than the national average. The third congressional district saw a loss in the redistricting process, according to a press ...


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MEDIA ADVISORY: Press Conference on Bipartisan Military Mental Health Screening Bill
Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, May 22, 2014, at 9:15AM, U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Tim Ryan (D-OH) will hold a press conference to discuss the Medical Evaluation Parity for Service Members (MEPS) Act (H.R. 4305 / S. 2231).  The bill, which will help the military better identify behavioral health issues and improve suicide prevention by instituting a mental health assessment for all incoming military recruits, will be offered as an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2015 NDAA.   Reps. Thompson and Ryan introduced the MEPS Act on March 27, 2014. The bill has since garnered the support of 40 military, veteran, and mental health advocacy groups.  U.S. Senators Rob Portman and Jay Rockefeller introduced a Senate companion bill (S. 2231) on April 9, 2014.  WHO:     Cosponsoring House Members and Supporting Groups to H.R. 4305.     WHAT:   MEPS Act Amendment to the FY2015 NDAA WHEN:     Thursday, May 22, 2014 9:15 AM EST    WHERE:     Triangl
Thompson-Cosponsored VA Management and Accountability Act Passes House of Representatives
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, PA-5, today voted to support H.R. 4031, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Management Accountability Act.  Thompson, a cosponsor of H.R. 4031, issued the following statement after the legislation passed the House by a vote of 390 to 33. “While questions remain unanswered and officials at the VA must be held to account for the horrifying and tragic events that have been disclosed at a growing number of veteran hospitals, today the House took one step toward greater accountability with passage of H.R. 4031," stated Rep. Thompson.  “I am glad the House came together to pass this important reform, but so much more must be done to correct these specific abuses and address broader bureaucratic failures within our veteran health care system.” “As a former therapist, hospital manager, and current Army dad I know we must restore the trust of these brave men and women who deserve nothing less than the best possibl
Thompson Announces Winners of the 5th District’s 2014 High School Art Competition
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, PA-5, announced that Kenneth Schultz III, a junior at DuBois Area High School, Clearfield County, PA, is the winner of the 5th District’s 2014 High School Art Competition. As the First Place recipient, Kenneth’s artwork, a charcoal piece titled “Objects in the Mirror,” will hang in the U.S. Capitol Complex in Washington, D.C., as part of a year-long exhibit. Picture 1: Kenneth Schultz of DuBois Area High School.    “I want to thank all of the 2014 participants for their hard work, along with the families and teachers for supporting these young artists in this competition,” stated Thompson. “This year, Kenneth Schultz of DuBois Area High School really shined,” Thompson said. “I want to thank him for embracing this opportunity to showcase his artistic talents and congratulate him for this accomplishment.” Picture 2: Austin Gahr of DuBois Area High School, 3rd Place Winner. Kenneth will also ha
News Release: House Passes Thompson-Ryan Military Mental Health Screening Legislation
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representatives Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) and Tim Ryan (D-OH), joined by a diverse group of supporting organizations, held a press conference to discuss the Medical Evaluation Parity for Service Members (MEPS) Act (H.R. 4305 / S. 2231), which today passed the House as an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Thompson and Ryan introduced the MEPS Act on March 27, 2014.  The bill, which will help the military better identify behavioral health issues and improve suicide prevention, requires a preliminary mental health assessment for all incoming military recruits. Following the shooting at Fort Hood Army Base in Killeen, Texas, on April 2, 2014, the legislation quickly garnered broad support from military, veteran and mental health organizations, and on April 9, 2014, U.S. Senators Rob Portman and Jay Rockefeller introduced a Senate companion bill, S. 2231.   Picture: Thompson with U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, Nick McCormic



 
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