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Video Blog: Natural Resources Committee Jobs Watch - Rep. Thompson
Thompson: We can develop our own resources to create jobs and tens of billions in revenues

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 4, 2011 - House Natural Resources Committee Republicans are committed to putting Americans back to work by enacting policies that embrace America’s abundant natural resources to help create jobs and grow our economy.

Watch Rep. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson discuss his district, the 5th District of Pennsylvania, one of the most rural districts on the East Coast. His district encompasses 22% of the state’s landmass and is abundant in natural resources, including one of the world’s largest natural gas fields, which has created hundreds of thousands of jobs and generate billions in economic activity.

Learn more about Rep. Glenn Thompson and his district here, here and here. And learn more about what the Natural Resources Committee is doing to increase America’s economic competitiveness and create new American jobs by clicking here.

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