Bennie Thompson

Bennie G. Thompson is an American politician from the Democratic Party. He has been a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the 2nd District of Mississippi since 1993. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bennie Thompson has 329 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 2007 with 31 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 3,074 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (12), Sheila Jackson Lee (10), Maxine Waters (8). Most common tags: African Americans, Hurricane Katrina, Democratic Party.

Appearances by Title:April 13, 1993 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MS 2nd Videos: 327


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

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated 11 bills under suspension of the rules, including legislation requiring the Homeland Security secretary to…

  • 2017 Hurricane Disaster Lessons

    2017 Hurricane Disaster Lessons

    Federal and state officials testified at a hearing on lessons learned from 2017 disasters resulting from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House voted on two suspension bills.

  • Minority Leader Pelosi on Russia Threat

    Minority Leader Pelosi on Russia Threat

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a news conference to discuss ongoing Russia investigations and the potential…

  • House Session

    House Session

    In a 227-203 vote, the House approved the Republican tax reform bill. Members also passed H.R. 3312, Systemic Risk…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House voted on bills debated earlier under suspension of the rules.

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District Map Ideology Rankings

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