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                        Thompson THOMPSON, Bennie, a Representative from Mississippi; born in Bolton, Hinds County, Miss., January 28, 1948; B.A., Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, Miss., 1968; M.S., Jackson State University, Jackson, Miss., 1972; teacher; member of the Bolton, Miss., board of aldermen, 1969-1973; Mayor of Bolton, Miss., 1973-1979; member of the Hinds County, Miss., board of supervisors, 1980-1993; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of United States Representative Alphonso Michael (Mike) Espy, and reelected to the twelve succeeding Congresses (April 13, 1993-present); chair, Committee on Homeland Security (One Hundred Tenth and One Hundred Eleventh Congresses).

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Date Proposed Bill Title
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Date Sponsored Date Proposed Bill Title
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Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Representative 01/03/1993 2 House of Representatives MS
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Passed House
Introduced Senate
Passed Senate
To President
Became Law
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Vote Date Vote Bill Title
Name Position Date Joined Branch
Homeland Security House of Representatives
Homeland Security House of Representatives
Politician Party Purpose Type Date Amount
Type Address
Capitol 2466 Rayburn House Office Building
TypeContacts
Capitol (202) 225-5876
Web Capitol https://www.congress.gov/member/bennie-thompson/T000193
Web Electorate http://benniethompson.house.gov/
Web Capitol http://benniethompson.house.gov/
Web Capitol http://benniethompson.house.gov/
Web Capitol https://benniethompson.house.gov/