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  1. Barbour asked if he will run for office againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... when it won big victories to take over Congress. Case first asked Barbour what he thought about U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., calling Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas an "Uncle Tom" and Gov. Phil Bryant a racist. "Some people think all ...

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  2. My Turn: Passing the torchRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2010 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... narrow the field to two young men. Chokwe Antar Lumumba sought establishment endorsements like Congressman Bennie Thompson and Supervisor Kenneth I. Stokes while Tony Yarber received endorsements from several local pastors. It also didn't help ...

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  3. Sound Off for May 3Read the original story

    May 3, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... important part of our democracy, but so is researching the candidates. Sorry, Sun Herald, but I believe that Bennie Thompson was right on the mark. It is hard to hear but true that we have not evolved to the extent that most of us believe in ...

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  4. Case Files: Haley Barbour sit down interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... IJUANA. TOMORROW AT 6 - BERT TALKS TO FORMER GOVERNOR BARBOUR ABOUT RACE IN MISSISSIPPI AND WHAT CONGRESSMAN BENNIE THOMPSON SAID ABOUT GOVERNOR BRYANT. WE'LL HAVE THAT TOMORROW ON 16 WAPT LIVE AT 6.

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  5. Sister retires after 13 yearsRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... partnering with the local AARP chapter, she also works the Taborian Project and she serves on Congressman Bennie Thompson's Military Advisory Board and other civic organizations. Along with civic affiliations, Lynch regularly attends city council ...

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  6. Dem Congressmen Confronted over Republican-Racism ClaimsRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... from voting, and that's what my constituents pay me to do," he said. Meanwhile, Watters also caught up with Bennie Thompson (D., Miss.), who called Supreme Court Justice an "Uncle Tom" and wondered if "this man doesn't like black people." "All I'm ...

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  7. Taxpayer-Funded NPR: Race Is "Part of the Mix" in Explaining Hatred for ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Gateway Pundit

    ... the explanation is simple: race. In recent weeks, West Virginia Sen. Jay Rockefeller, Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist have all said racism is the driving force behind Republican resistance to the president. ...

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  8. My Turn: Passing the torchRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2010 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... narrow the field to two young men. Chokwe Antar Lumumba sought establishment endorsements like Congressman Bennie Thompson and Supervisor Kenneth I. Stokes while Tony Yarber received endorsements from several local pastors. It also didn't help ...

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  9. Race Alone Doesn't Explain Hatred Of Obama, But It's Part Of The MixRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... the explanation is simple: race. In recent weeks, West Virginia Sen. Jay Rockefeller , Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist have all said racism is the driving force behind Republican resistance to the president. ...

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  10. Race Alone Doesn't Explain Hatred Of Obama, But It's Part Of The MixRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | National Public Radio

    ... the explanation is simple: race. In recent weeks, West Virginia Sen. Jay Rockefeller , Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist have all said racism is the driving force behind Republican resistance to the president. ...

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  11. Jackson attorney Precious Martin mournedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... with a cosmic sense of responsibility. He was my brother and my hero," Warren Martin said Monday. U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, a longtime friend of Martin, said Monday: "I am deeply saddened by the loss of my dear friend, Precious Martin. Having ...

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  12. Liberal Columnist: Anti-Black Racism Used Against Bill Clinton, TooRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Wizbang

    ... that despite Obama's election, racism is alive and well. Beinart went on to slam Mississippi Representative Bennie Thompson, an African-American Democrat, for claiming that Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas "doesn't like black people" and for ...

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  13. Attorney Precious Martin dies in ATV accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... beautiful children. Precious made a mark in this world. He was a strong voice. I will miss him." U.S. Rep Bennie Thompson, a longtime friend of Martin, said today: "I am deeply saddened by the loss of my dear friend, Precious Martin. Having known ...

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  14. Rep. Clyburn Complains That GOP Sen. Tim Scott Doesn’t Vote His ColorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... Clyburn's comment follows his refusal to condemn racial comments from another Democratic legislator, Rep. Bennie Thompson, who described Justice Clarence Thomas as an "Uncle Tom." The judge "doesn't like being black," Thompson said during an ...

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  15. Sound Off for May 3Read the original story

    May 3, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... important part of our democracy, but so is researching the candidates. Sorry, Sun Herald, but I believe that Bennie Thompson was right on the mark. It is hard to hear but true that we have not evolved to the extent that most of us believe in ...

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  16. News Flash MoveOn.org Petitioned to Keep Boko Haram Off Terrorist ListRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Gateway Pundit

    ... Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State, Eric Holder, Attorney General, Rep. Henry Waxman (CA-33), Rep. Bennie Thompson (MS-2), Rep. Chris Smith (NJ-4) and 6 other targets (click here to see more) We urge you not to support the formal designation ...

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  17. Report: Government seizures of assets have grown steadily over decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Verde Independent

    ... "In hard budgetary times, forfeitures is a way to supplement lean budgets." The report was requested by Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., the ranking member of the House Homeland Security Committee who specifically wanted to look at the role of the ...

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  18. Rep. Clyburn Complains That GOP Sen. Tim Scott Doesn't Vote His ColorRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... Clyburn's comment follows his refusal to condemn racial comments from another Democratic legislator, Rep. Bennie Thompson, who described Justice Clarence Thomas as an "Uncle Tom." The judge "doesn't like being black," Thompson said during an ...

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  19. Bill Clinton Was Racialized, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | The Atlantic

    My colleague Peter Beinart rebukes Congressman Bennie Thompson's claim that Clarence Thomas is an "Uncle Tom."

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  20. Letter From The EditorRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    When can we expect your article about Bennie Thompson? With one commie rag in Memphis do we really need another? I guess you get what you pay for and with this paper you don't get very much.

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