Bennie Thompson Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Mississippi General Election: Races to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... of Horn Lake, Libertarian Danny Bedwell of Columbus and the Reform Party's Lajena Walley. 2nd DISTRICT Bennie Thompson of Bolton, the only Democrat in Mississippi's House delegation, faces two challengers. Thompson, now 66, was first elected in 1993 ...

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  2. Miss. voters deciding Cochran-Childers Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... than a dozen elections the past 25 years. All four U.S. House races are on the ballot, with Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson and Republican Reps. Alan Nunnelee , Gregg Harper and Steven Palazzo facing challengers who are running low-budget campaigns. ...

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  3. Cochran, Childers make final pitch to Miss. votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... doesn't work for working Mississippians." All four U.S. House races are on the ballot, with Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson and Republican Reps. Alan Nunnelee , Gregg Harper and Steven Palazzo facing challengers who are running low-budget campaigns. ...

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  4. US House races on Mississippi ballotRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    In addition to a U.S. Senate race, all four of Mississippi's U.S. House seats are on the ballot Tuesday: In the northern 1st District, Republican Rep. Alan Nunnelee is challenged by Democrat Ron Dickey, Libertarian Danny Bedwell and the Reform Party's Lajena Walley. In the 2nd District, which includes the rural Delta counties and most of the capital city of Jackson, Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson is challenged by independent Troy Ray and the Reform Party's Shelley Shoemake.

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  5. IDs needed for Tuesday electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The 2014 General Election Tuesday will conclude the busy election year for Bolivar County citizens as well as for the Election Commission who will be in charge. Bolivar Countians will choose from Travis W. Childers, Thad Cochran or Shawn O'Hara for the United States Senate.

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  6. Charlie Mitchell: Mississippi trails U.S. in hunting rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Newms360.com

    The nonconformist of Nottingham - who 800 years ago attracted the attention of the shire reeve for harvesting royal deer - would smile upon Mississippians who stand ready, all these years later, to vote on making hunting and fishing a fundamental right of the people. Topping them will be the contest for one of the state's two U.S. Senate seats.

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  7. Rail Security and the Terrorist ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... financial roadblocks in the way of increased security measures. House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) has decried a system that sees nine dollars spent on aviation security for every penny spent on shoring up railways, ...

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  8. ICE twice breached privacy policy with license-plate databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... law enforcement agencies in the furtherance of ongoing criminal investigations and fugitive cases." Rep. Bennie Thompson (Miss.), ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, nonetheless criticized ICE's extension of contracts for ...

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  9. Morris seeks re-electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Rogers B. Morris Sr. is running for re-election to the North Bolivar Consolidated School District, Sub-District 1. He was elected to the board after a runoff election in November of 2013. Morris is a family man, married to DeVoyce C.; and, they are the parents of four adult sons, Rogers Jr., Jeremy Kyle, Justin and Bertrand Jermaine, all who are graduates of John F. Kennedy Memorial High School in Mound Bayou.

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  10. Inspector slams Secret Service for diverting agents to guard staffer afraid of neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... in handling security breaches . The agency's past two directors have resigned over the matters. Rep. Bennie Thompson (Miss.), the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, said the memo is "yet another example showing that the Secret ...

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  11. Report: Secret Service Blasted Again For Improper BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | News Max

    ... "shows how problematic the Secret Service is, top to bottom. This is inexcusable," The Blaze reported. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., ranking member on the House Homeland Security Committee, told the Post that the report is "yet another example ...

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  12. Inspector slams Secret Service for diverting agents to staffer in disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... in handling security breaches . The agency's past two directors have resigned over the matters. Rep. Bennie Thompson (Miss.), the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, said the memo is "yet another example showing that the Secret ...

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  13. Congressman Bennie Thompson Talks Homeland Security Action in Ebola Virus ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Congressman Bennie Thompson, the ranking member of the Homeland Security Committee was in Meridian Tuesday night, talking about tackling security threats at the federal, state and local levels. The longtime Democratic Congressman, who serves Mississippi's Second District, says he was invited to the Queen City some time ago, to discuss rural health care, and tour Rush Foundation Hospital , but the recent Ebola Virus scare brings immediate security concerns to light.

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  14. Congressmen Urge Council to Table Amendment 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Florida Sportsman

    ... to the majority of participants is irresponsible," CSC Co-Chairs Representatives Bob Latta (R-Ohio) and Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) explained in the letter. "Other options that address the needs of the recreational fishery as a whole should be on the ...

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  15. Does CDC Need More Authority to Enforce Its Own Ebola Protocols?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... protocols developed by Emory University Hospital," the association stated. The CDC also has heard from Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., ranking member of the House Homeland Security Committee, who on Oct. 15 sent a list of questions suggesting ...

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  16. Bynum inaugurated as president at Miss. Valley St.Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The ceremony, held Friday on the university's campus, came more than a year after Bynum was named to head the 2,300-student university on Oct. 8, 2013. The Greenwood Commonwealth reports that speakers included Higher Education Chancellor Hank Bounds and Democratic U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson.

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  17. TSA chief John Pistole retiring at year's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... pulled back the plan shortly before it was to take effect and later abandoned the idea altogether. U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Mississippi, ranking member on the House Committee on Homeland Security, cited Pistole for his work on the PreCheck ...

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  18. TSA chief John Pistole to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Politico

    ... SA is a stronger and more effective agency due to Administrator Pistole's leadership," said Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson, the top Democrat on the Homeland Security panel.

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  19. White House says no Ebola czar, despite callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WKBT

    ... to specialized biocontainment centers that have been rigorously prepared to treat Ebola cases. Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi said the circumstances surrounding the nurse in Dallas raise the question of "whether ordinary hospitals that may not ...

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  20. Obama Pressed to Name an Ebola CzarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    ... In addition to calls for a czar, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Bennie Thompson, wants the CDC to determine whether Ebola patients should be treated at hospitals or moved to biocontainment facilities. "The CDC ...

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