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G.T. Thompson, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

Full Name: Glenn 'G.T.' W. Thompson, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Penny; 3 Children: Parker, Logan, Kale
Birth Date: 07/27/1959
Birth Place: Bellefonte, PA
Home City: Howard Township, PA
Religion: Christian
Date Title
Issue Position: Support our Troops
June 24, 2014 GI Bill Anniversary
May 30, 2014 Restoring Trust with Our Veterans Through VA Accountability
May 21, 2014 Thompson-Cosponsored VA Management and Accountability Act Passes House of Representatives
May 13, 2014 Coalition of 29 Additional National Organizations Announces Support for Thompson MEPS Act
May 8, 2014 The Boss Lift Program
April 10, 2014 Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers
April 9, 2014 Thompson Legislation to Improve Military Mental Health Evaluations Introduced in Senate
April 9, 2014 Military Mental Wellness
March 27, 2014 U.S. Reps. Glenn Thompson, Tim Ryan Introduce "Medical Evaluation Parity for Service Members (MEPS) Act"
March 25, 2014 The Medical Evaluation Parity for Service Members Act
Jan. 14, 2014 Serving Those Who Served in Uniform
Jan. 8, 2014 Transitional Assistance Management Program
Dec. 12, 2013 Transitional Assistance Management Program
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 23, 2013 Thompson Aims to Increase Veteran Health Care Access Through New Telemedicine Legislation
May 16, 2013 Congressional Military/Veterans Mental Health Briefing
May 8, 2013 Thompson Testifies Before House Armed Service Committee Urging Full Implementation of STEP Act Provisions
Oct. 7, 2012 Stars and Strips - House Bill Would Speed Disability Payments to Wounded Troops
Oct. 4, 2012 Thompson, Loebsack Introduce Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act
July 30, 2012 WICU - Transcript
July 30, 2012 WICU - Transcript "WICU 12 News"
July 13, 2012 Thompson Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand Use of Telemedicine for Veterans
May 16, 2012 Blog: "Supporting Our Servicemembers and Recognizing Military Mental Health Awareness Day"
Nov. 16, 2011 House Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Repeal 3% Withholding Requirement, Promote Veteran Employment Opportunities
Nov. 11, 2011 Thompson Honors Nation's Veterans
Nov. 2, 2011 The Ag Minute: EPA's Flawed Chesapeake Bay Model is a Burden to States & Rural Communities
June 28, 2011 New Checks and Balances in Washington
May 26, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 5, 2011 Thompson Announces Upcoming Veterans Outreach Week
July 28, 2009 Veterans Business Center Act Of 2009
April 7, 2008 The Express - "Congressional Candidates Argue Issues in Clarion"
March 21, 2008 Centre Daily Times - "Candidates debate Iraq strategy"
March 21, 2008 The Derrick - "House candidates express views at forum"
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Military Service and Veteran Affairs
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Military Service & Veteran's Affairs
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