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  1. Will The Government Shred Your Contract After a Hack?Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... the full scope of the potential intrusion and repairs, Homeland Security officials told Nextgov . Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Homeland Security, in a statement, called on DHS "to evaluate its ...

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  2. Congress Grapples with Classification IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Federation of American Scientists

    A bill introduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. Bennie Thompson would direct the President to reduce the amount of classified information by 10%.

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  3. Rural retreat for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Hill

    ... out on the House side, where the House Democratic Rural Working Group is no more. First chaired by Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi and then by Stephanie Herseth-Sandlin of South Dakota, the entity has ceased to exist since Herseth-Sandlin lost ...

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  4. House Passes Three Bipartisan Cybersecurity Bills to Protect Critical InfrastructureRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | JD Supra

    On July 28, 2014, the House of Representatives passed three bills aimed at enhancing the cybersecurity efforts of the Department of Homeland Security in certain critical infrastructure sectors , including the energy sector : 1 entities and critical infrastructure owners and operators to perform numerous cybersecurity improvement tasks.

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  5. Do feds have a problem with a runawaya document classification?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... of official documents and revamp the federal government's security-clearance system. Reps. Bennie Thompson (Miss.) and Ron Wyden (Ore.) said their bill would reduce classification costs while improving information-sharing and transparency among ...

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  6. Statement by Secretary Johnson on the National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection ActRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Holtville Tribune

    ... responding to cyber incidents quicker and more effectively. I salute Congressman Mike McCaul and Congressman Bennie Thompson for their bipartisan leadership on cybersecurity, and their stewardship of H.R. 3696 through the House to passage. I urge ...

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  7. Congresswoman Clarke's Statement on Passage of the Homeland Security...Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... security as a nation." The bill was co-sponsored by Congressman Steven Horsford of Nevada and Congressman Bennie Thompson of Mississippi, Ranking Member of the Committee, and Congressman Patrick Meehan of Pennsylvania, Chairman of the Subcommittee. ...

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  8. Mississippi farmers providing supply for high goat demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... money which is real important in farming. And they're getting technical assistance to do that." Congressman Bennie Thompson-D was instrumental in getting the financial assistance program in place. Charles Pickett is hoping more farmers will join in ...

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  9. Political fireworks shows in Mississippi, LouisianaRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... few fireworks among races for the U.S. House and Senate. The state's only Democrat in Congress, U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, seemed secure, as did incumbent Republicans in Mississippi's three other House districts. Then came June 3, when tea ...

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  10. Analysis: Political fireworks sparking in Louisiana, MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... few fireworks among races for the U.S. House and Senate. The state's only Democrat in Congress, U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, seemed secure, as did incumbent Republicans in Mississippi's three other House districts. Then came June 3, when tea ...

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