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  1. Incumbants take countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Poll worker, Katherine Wolfe checks Homer Sledge's voter identification. Poll workers at the Bolivar County Courthouse in Cleveland checked photo identification as part of the new voter identification law.

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  2. Voting reported light across county for primariesRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Vicksburg Post

    ... Hunter said. "Still, we're going to make it work." Three congressmen have primary opponents. U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, whose Delta- and Jackson-based district includes Warren County, has token opposition from Damon Fairconetue, a laborer from ...

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  3. Voter Turnout Looks Low in 2nd Dist. GOP PrimaryRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Richard Cook and Bill Marcy are in the Republican Runoff Election today to vie for a chance to go against Bennie Thompson in the November General Election.

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  4. Bill Marcy (R) vs. Bennie Thompson (D): Leaning Marcy's WayRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2010 | Examiner.com

    One day before the elections, and just about a week after a second poll showed the Bill Marcy vs. Bennie Thompson in Mississippi's Second Congressional District as being a toss-up, political commentator Dick Morris says that the independent vote is heading in the direction of the GOP, in his words, "big time."

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  5. House incumbents Bennie Thompson, Gregg Harper win Mississippi primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    JACKSON, Miss. - Mississippi congressmen Bennie Thompson and Gregg Harper cruised to victory Tuesday evening in their party primaries.

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  6. Veteran politician Taylor looks to return to Congress after party changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... in the 3rd District. In the 2nd District, Damien Fairconetue of Clinton is challenging nine-term incumbent Bennie Thompson of Bolton in the Democratic primary. There's no Republican primary. In the 1st District, Ron Dickey of Horn Lake and Rex ...

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  7. Airport security uproar frustrates White House advisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2010 | The Washington Post

    ... polarized as it has been during some previous episodes. Democrats, including Homeland Security chairman Rep. Bennie Thompson (Miss.), have been critical of the pat-downs, while Republicans who typically condemn the administration on national ...

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  8. Voting reported light across county for primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Vicksburg Post

    ... Hunter said. "Still, we're going to make it work." Three congressmen have primary opponents. U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, whose Delta- and Jackson-based district includes Warren County, has token opposition from Damon Fairconetue, a laborer from ...

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  9. Veteran politician Taylor looks to return to Congress after party changeRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST - Gene Taylor has run for Congress 13 times before now, but never before as a Republican.

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  10. Voter rolls smaller than '12 heading into primaryRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Vicksburg Post

    ... Laurel soccer coach originally from Warren County, face various felony charges. On the House side, U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson faces Damien Fairconetue, a laborer from Clinton, in the Democratic primary. Thompson is vying for his 11th term in ...

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  11. Taylor seeks to unseat PalazzoRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... in the 3rd District. In the 2nd District, Damien Fairconetue of Clinton is challenging nine-term incumbent Bennie Thompson of Bolton in the Democratic primary. There's no Republican primary. In the 1st District, Ron Dickey of Horn Lake and Rex ...

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  12. Rep. Steven Palazzo, D-turned-R Gene Taylor battle for return to U.S. HouseRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... in the 3rd District. In the 2nd District, Damien Fairconetue of Clinton is challenging nine-term incumbent Bennie Thompson of Bolton in the Democratic primary. There's no Republican primary. In the 1st District, Ron Dickey of Horn Lake and Rex ...

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  13. Civil rights leaders, activists return for Freedom Summer 50th anniversaryRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Robert P. Moses, an icon of the civil rights movement and director of the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project, on Monday will mark the 50th anniversary of the pivotal 1964 civil rights effort that drew hundreds of activists and college student volunteers to Mississippi from across America to register black voters and promote civil rights.

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  14. Democratic fundraisers hosted at home where GOP senator rents apartment from top aideRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... at the Webber House, according to Sunlight Foundation records. The event invitation also mentioned Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss. Before the 2008 cycle, DCCC had previously hosted a campaign fundraiser at the Webber house on June 21, 2006, for Rep. ...

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  15. Civil Rights Leaders, Activists Return for Miss. Freedom Summer 50th AnniversaryRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Market Wire

    Dr. Robert P. Moses, an icon of the Civil Rights Movement and director of the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project, on Monday, June 2, will mark the 50th anniversary of the pivotal 1964 Civil Rights effort that drew hundreds of civil rights activists and college student volunteers to Mississippi from across America to register African American voters ... (more)

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