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Bennie Thompson's Public Statements

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
Nov. 20, 2013 #BROKENPROMISES
Nov. 19, 2013 Thompson Introduces New Cybersecurity Bill
Nov. 19, 2013 Thompson Resolved To Protect Homeland, Lead With Valor
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Diana Dooley, Secretary, California Health and Human Services, and Peter Lee, Executive Director, California Health Benefit Exchange - Implement ACA Administrative Fix
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 30, 2013 Hearing of the House Oversight and Management Efficiency Subcommittee - Implications of the Navy Yard Shooting on Homeland Security
Oct. 30, 2013 Hearing of the House Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications Subcommittee - Bridging the Gap Between Cybersecurity and Emergency Management
Oct. 29, 2013 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - Markup of Transportation Security, Domestic Preparedness & Cybersecurity Legislation
Oct. 17, 2013 Thompson Calls For Congress To Set Good Example
Oct. 17, 2013 Thompson Statement on DHS Secretary Nomination
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz - Back Pay for Furloughed National Lab Employees
Oct. 10, 2013 Border Security and Enforcement Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Federal Emergency Management Agency Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Oct. 1, 2013 Thompson Calls House Republicans To Stop Granstanding And Serve
Sept. 30, 2013 Thompson Statement On Government Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Thompson Calls For End To "Legislation To Nowhere"
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 24, 2013 Thompson And Jackson-Hinds To Host ACA Enrollment Event Featuring HHS Regional Director
Aug. 31, 2013 Thompson Statement on Syria Briefing
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 2, 2013 Rep. Gabbard Bill Supporting Wounded Warriors Sent to President for Signature
Aug. 2, 2013 Report: TSA Worker Credentialing Office Needs Improvement
Aug. 1, 2013 Thompson Commends Obama for Chemical Facility Security Executive Order
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
July 30, 2013 Report: TSA Must Apply Misconduct Policies Uniformly
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 23, 2013 Hearing of the House Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee - A Study in Contrasts: House and Senate Approaches to Border Security
July 22, 2013 WMD Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2013
July 19, 2013 Thompson Statement on TSA PreCheck Announcement
July 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee - Oversight of Executive Order 13636 and Development of the Cybersecurity Framework
July 18, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Reform TSA's Acquisition Process
July 17, 2013 Joint Hearing of the House Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technology and Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittees of the Homeland Security Committee - "Evaluating Privacy, Security, and Fraud Concerns with ObamaCare's Information Sharing Apparatus"
July 17, 2013 Hearing of the House Transportation Security Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee - Stakeholder Perspectives on TSA Acquisition Reform
July 14, 2013 Thompson Statement On Zimmerman Verdict
July 12, 2013 Thompson Statement on Departure of Secretary Napolitano
July 11, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 10, 2013 Thompson on his Vote Against H.R. 2642
July 10, 2013 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - Assessing Attacks on the Homeland: From Fort Hood to Boston
July 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Oversight and Management Efficiency Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee - Threat to the Homeland: Iran's Extending Influence in the Western Hemisphere
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Emergency Preparedness, Response Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee - Emergency MGMT 2.0: How #SocialMedia & New Tech are Transforming Preparedness, Response, & Recovery #Disasters #Part2 #Govt/NGOs
July 1, 2013 Report Shows Reform Needed for TSA Contract Screening Program
June 28, 2013 SuperTalk Mississippi - Mississippi Says No to Immigration Reform, Predictions for the House Vote
June 27, 2013 Thompson Statement on Senate Passage of Immigration Reform
June 25, 2013 Thompson Statement On Supreme Court Voting Rights Decision
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