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Bennie Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Bennie G. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (MS) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 04/13/1993
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: London; 1 Child: BendaLonne
Birth Date: 01/28/1948
Birth Place: Bolton, MS
Home City: Bolton, MS
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 24, 2014 Thompson Statement on Chemical Safety Board Preliminary Findings
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Jan. 13, 2012 Thompson Statement on Small Business Administration
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Oct. 25, 2011 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2011
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Peter T. King Chairman Committee on Homeland Security
July 26, 2011 Hearing of the Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight of the House Homeland Security Committee - Small Business Contracts: How Oversight Failures and Regulatory Loopholes Allow Large Businesses to Get and Keep Small Business Contracts"
April 18, 2011 Thompson Gives Update on April 15th Storm Damage
Feb. 9, 2011 Introduction of Legislation to Reform the Treatment of Alaska Native Corporations Under SBA's Program
Oct. 29, 2009 Small Business Financing And Investment Act Of 2009
Feb. 13, 2009 Congressman Thompson Votes to Pass the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
Nov. 21, 2008 SBA's Poor Oversight Hurts Our Nation's Small, Minority Businesses
Nov. 21, 2008 SBA's Poor Oversight Hurts Our Nation's Small, Minority Businesses
April 23, 2008 Contractors and Federal Spending Accountability Act of 2008
Oct. 30, 2007 Small Business Contracting Program Improvements Act
June 14, 2007 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008--Continued
April 23, 2007 Chairman's Speech: "The 9/11 Legislation and the Private Sector"
Oct. 19, 2004 Congressman Thompson Works to Save Delta Jobs: Country Select and Wal-Mart to Partner
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
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