Bennie Thompson

Bennie Gordon Thompson is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for since 1993. The district includes most of Jackson and is the only majority-black district in the state. It is approximately long, wide, and borders the Mississippi River. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bennie Thompson has 553 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Forum as a Professor for the Jackson State University. The year with the most videos was 2020 with 69 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2022 with an average of 14,850 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (18), Sheila Jackson Lee (15), Maxine Waters (11). Most common tags: African Americans, January 6, 2021, Hurricane Katrina.

Appearances by Title:April 13, 1993 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MS 2nd

Videos: 551


U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. April 12, 1993 - c. April 12, 1993 Videos: 1 Professor, Jackson State University c. April 1, 1989 - c. April 12, 1993 Videos: 1

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