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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.” 

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Pa. Susan Rep. Wild slams Betsy DeVos during testy Capitol Hill hearing

BY: - December 12, 2019

Democrats went on offense against DeVos' controversial student loan forgiveness policy during a House committee meeting on Thursday.

Moo-ve over skim milk: These lawmakers are udderly serious about bringing back whole milk

BY: - June 19, 2019

Surrounded by sash-wearing dairy princesses, lawmakers gulping down chocolate milk, and a sea of concerned farmers and their families, allies of Pennsylvania’s dairy industry made a plea in the Capitol Tuesday on behalf of the country’s school children — let them drink milk. Whole milk, that is. In 2010, the Democratic-controlled U.S. Congress pushed through […]