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Topsoil protection should be stressed in the next farm bill, U.S. House Ag panel told

BY: - September 15, 2022

U.S. Rep. Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-15th District, argued that 'tying food policy to climate policy is harmful.' 

Farm bill season arrives: What’s the outlook for 2023?

BY: - August 14, 2022

U.S. Rep. Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-15th District, could help lead the debate in the House next year if the GOP prevails in the midterms.

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U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson’s wedding gift | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - July 30, 2022

Days before his gay son’s wedding, the Pa. Republican cast a vote against same-sex marriage.

U.S. House Ag panel mulls safety net changes in farm bill amid soaring costs

BY: - June 10, 2022

U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-15th District,  said he wants to pay special consideration to the margins for farmers as members work on the next farm bill.

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Pa.’s Rep. Thompson denounces U.S. House hearing on record profits for meatpackers

BY: - April 28, 2022

'This hearing reeks of political points scoring on behalf of the administration,' Thompson, the panel's top Republican, said.

Lawmakers, including Pa.’s Thompson, clash over climate in early farm bill talks

BY: - February 3, 2022

Thompson, R-15th District, questioned the USDA's ability to dole out conservation funding.

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These Pa. Republicans opposed the Biden stimulus; then touted it back home | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 1, 2022

U.S. Reps. Mike Kelly and Glenn 'GT' Thompson voted against the American Rescue Act. That didn't keep them from touting its benefits to the folks back home.

Pa.’s Thompson, lawmakers grill USDA boss Vilsack on pandemic relief funds for farmers

BY: - January 21, 2022

Tom Vilsack also faced questions on how his agency is doling out emergency pandemic aid and fostering collaboration with historically Black colleges.

U.S. House Ag. leader seeks permanent scholarship funding for historically Black land-grant colleges

BY: - June 17, 2021

U.S. Rep. Glenn 'GT' Thompson, R-15th District, said he wants to ensure broadband access for students at these rural schools.

Pa. Reps. Perry, Kelly vote ‘no’ to condemn QAnon

BY: - October 2, 2020

Other members of Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation voted to condemn the conspiracy group.

Pa. should use up its $1B reserve before asking Congress for more COVID cash, Republicans say

BY: - August 23, 2020

With relief talks in park and no signs of a restart, Pa. Republicans on Capitol Hill say their home state needs to spend what it has before asking for more.

On Capitol Hill, Pa. lawmakers brace for coronavirus impact: ‘It’s going to change life in America’

BY: - March 19, 2020

The crisis “a strange opportunity for us to refocus.” U.S. Rep. Madeleine Dean said. “We can remember how interconnected we really are.”