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Bennie Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
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
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Sept. 11, 2012 Thompson Statement on the Eleventh Anniversary of September 11
July 19, 2012 Letter to Chairmen Bingaman and Hastings, and Ranking Members Murkowski and Markey
Oct. 5, 2010 FBI Office to Honor Activists, Agent
Sept. 14, 2009 Expressing Sense Of The House Regarding September 11, 2001
July 17, 2007 Motion To Go To Conference On H.R. 1, Improving America's Security Act Of 2007
April 22, 2007 CSPAN Newsmakers-Transcript
Jan. 5, 2007 Implementing The 9/11 Commission Recommendations Act of 2007
June 13, 2006 Letter to Mr. David M. Walker
June 12, 2006 Letter to U.S. General Accountabililty Office Comptroller General David M. Walker
May 25, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
May 24, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
May 17, 2006 Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
June 17, 2005 Senate Apology: Long Overdue
Sept. 30, 2004 Honoring Olympic Gold Medalist Otis Harris, Jr.
July 27, 2004 Remarks By Representative Bennie Thompson (D-MS); and Maya Angelou, Former Poet Laureate of the United States at the Democratic National Convention
June 21, 2004 Recognizing and Encouraging All Americans to Observe 40th Anniversary of the Deaths of Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and Michael Schwerner...
April 30, 2004 Honoring Blues Legend 'Gatemouth' Moore
Feb. 26, 2004 A Tribute to Ms. Beulah 'Beah' Richards
Feb. 13, 2004 Congressional Leaders: FEC Should Allow Political Organizations to Fully Participate in Elections
Feb. 10, 2004 Honoring John Hunter Gray
Feb. 10, 2004 Anniversary of the Death of Louis Allen
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