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  1. US lawmakers eye attack at Los Angeles airportRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... president of the American Federation of Government Employees, which represents 45,000 TSA officers. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., who also will be present, said in a statement that he has lingering concerns about TSA's ability to communicate with ...

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  2. TSA wants to link alarms with CCTVRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Federal Computer Week

    ... issue drew the attention of the ranking member of the House Homeland Security Committee. Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) welcomed TSA's recommendations but said in a March 26 statement that he had "lingering concerns about the ability of TSA ...

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  3. U.S. Lawmakers Come To LAX To Review ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... president of the American Federation of Government Employees which represents 45,000 TSA officers. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., who will be present, said in a statement this week that he has "lingering concerns" about TSA's ability to communicate ...

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  4. US lawmakers come to LA airport to review shootingRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... plans to be present Friday, called the airport's findings on the emergency response an embarrassment. Rep. Bennie Thompson , D-Miss., who will be present, said in a statement this week that he has "lingering concerns" about TSA's ability to ...

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  5. Federal lawmakers come to Los Angeles airport to review shooting that killed ...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    ... president of the American Federation of Government Employees which represents 45,000 TSA officers. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., who will be present, said in a statement this week that he has "lingering concerns" about TSA's ability to communicate ...

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  6. House Democrats downplay findings in bombing reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... or, in some cases, even read it. "There is nothing particularly new or significant in it," Representative Bennie Thompson, the top Democrat on the House Committee on Homeland Security, said in a statement. "Information sharing and intelligence gaps ...

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  7. House Democrats downplay findings in Boston Marathon bombing reportRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... Representative Bill Keating. "There is nothing particularly new or significant in it," Representative Bennie Thompson, the top Democrat on the House Committee on Homeland Security, said in a statement. Matt Viser can be reached at ...

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  8. TSA recommends changes after LAX shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | WPTV Local News

    ... can expect to be asked about radio incompatibility by the members of Congress in attendance, including Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Mississippi. "I have lingering concerns about the ability of TSA personnel to communicate with first responders during ...

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  9. TSA wants armed police at airport checkpointsTSA wants armed police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | News10.net

    ... use different radio systems in airports, and the Los Angeles shooting was reported by cellphone. Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi, the top Democrat on the Homeland Security Committee, commended Pistole for his extensive outreach to make airline ...

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  10. Congress recognizes Johnson for service to communityRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Tunica Times

    A tribute to Melvin "Toot" Johnson of Tunica by the Honorable Bennie G. Thompson of Mississippi's Second District was read into the Congressional Record recently.

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  11. TSA against arming screeners after LAX shooting - How to sell road...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Politico

    ... been prescriptive," Hudson said. "I think that's one of the bigger questions we need to look at." Rep. Bennie Thompson, the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, said he's still worried about TSA's ability to communicate with first ...

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  12. Lawmakers Express Concern About Secret Service After Amsterdam TripRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | News Max

    ... the latest incident showed "that the report was a cover-up and a whitewash." Mississippi Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking member of the House Homeland Security Committee, said the incident raised real question marks about an agency ...

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  13. Recommendations for airport screener safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The Transportation Security Administration released recommendations Wednesday designed to improve workplace safety after the shooting death of a federal airport screener in Los Angeles last year.

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  14. Mayors push to protect Mississippi RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... departments, and other federal agencies. They also met with members of Congress, including Reps. Bennie Thompson, D-2nd District; Gregg Harper, R-3rd District; and Republican Sens. Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker. Brown said the group represents a ...

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  15. TSA wants police at checkpoints after LAX shootingRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Morning Journal

    ... checkpoints. Waters has called the airport's emergency response an embarrassment. Committee member Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., said in a statement he has "lingering concerns" about TSA's ability to communicate with emergency responders despite ...

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  16. TSA wants police at checkpoints after LAX shooting 33 minutesRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... checkpoints. Waters has called the airport's emergency response an embarrassment. Committee member Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., said in a statement he has "lingering concerns" about TSA's ability to communicate with emergency responders despite ...

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  17. Marathon bombing report critical of intelligence agenciesRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... from Texas and the committee chairman. But other members, including the ranking Democrat, Representative Bennie Thompson of Mississippi, are not planning to endorse the report. The lack of full committee support could take some heft out of the ...

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  18. TSA wants armed police at airport checkpointsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... use different radio systems in airports, and the Los Angeles shooting was reported by cellphone. Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi, the top Democrat on the Homeland Security Committee, commended Pistole for his extensive outreach to make airline ...

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  19. Family farmers to gather in Capital City for conferenceRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Farmers Conference slated for March 24-26, 2014, at the Jackson Convention Complex, Jackson. Congressman Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) and Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) are invited guests at the convening of the conference. Towner will be the keynote ...

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  20. Mississippi Madness: Politicians Round 1 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... round. With a 25-point loss, Kenneth Stokes uncharacteristically barely made a peep in the matchup. (3) Bennie Thompson vs. (14) Mary Hawkins-Butler The Queen of Madison toppled the King of the Delta in a battle of two elected officials who are ...

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