Eye of Truth
Congressman Bennie Thompson from Mississippi

Profile for Congressman Bennie Thompson from Mississippi

Congressman Bennie  Thompson
Democrat
Next Election: 2020
Bennie Thompson
Mississippi
202-225-5876
District: 2
view facebook page

Latest Announcements:

Jan 14 2021 - 9:36 AM

Thompson Report January 2021 Edition

Dec 28 2020 - 4:31 AM

Congressman Thompson Votes for the CASH Act and Calls for Passage by the Senate

Latest Votes:

Jan 21 2021

Voted Yes On Passage on HR335

To provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of ...

Jan 21 2021

Voted Yes On Agreeing to the Resolution on HRES24

Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors

see all votes

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,020,602
Individual $205,322
PAC & SuperPac $814,474
Disbursements: $1,034,484
Individual Refunds $481
Committee Refunds $6,500
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $1,243,060

view full campaign finance report

view fec.gov data

Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr8993 - Dec 16 2020

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to carry out an intelligence and cybersecurity diversity fellowship program, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8791 - Nov 19 2020

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to make certain reforms to the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
12

hr8791 - Nov 19 2020

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to make certain reforms to the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
12

hr6160 - Mar 9 2020

To extend the chemical facility anti-terrorism standards program of the Department of Homeland Security.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr6160 - Mar 9 2020

To extend the chemical facility anti-terrorism standards program of the Department of Homeland Security.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr6160 - Mar 9 2020

To extend the chemical facility anti-terrorism standards program of the Department of Homeland Security.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr4782 - Oct 22 2019

To establish a national commission on online platforms and homeland security, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
18

hr3731 - Jul 11 2019

To respond to the Northern Triangle migrant surge at the southern border in a strategic and humane manner, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
18

hr3488 - Jun 25 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a commission to enhance cultural competence and improve recruitment and outreach efforts at the Coast Guard Academy, to amend title 14, United States Code, to modify the process for congressional nomination of individuals for appointment as cadets at the Coast Guard Academy, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr3488 - Jun 25 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a commission to enhance cultural competence and improve recruitment and outreach efforts at the Coast Guard Academy, to amend title 14, United States Code, to modify the process for congressional nomination of individuals for appointment as cadets at the Coast Guard Academy, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr3106 - Jun 5 2019

To require a joint domestic terrorism report, establish within the Department of Homeland Security a National Center for the Study of Domestic Terrorism, authorize research within the Department of Homeland Security on current trends in domestic terrorism, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
58

hr3106 - Jun 5 2019

To require a joint domestic terrorism report, establish within the Department of Homeland Security a National Center for the Study of Domestic Terrorism, authorize research within the Department of Homeland Security on current trends in domestic terrorism, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
58

hr2660 - May 10 2019

To protect elections for public office by providing financial support and enhanced security for the infrastructure used to carry out such elections, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
48

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr2476 - May 2 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide funding to secure nonprofit facilities from terrorist attacks, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
104

hr1494 - Mar 5 2019

To strengthen partnerships between historically Black colleges and universities and minority-serving institutions and the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
20

hr1433 - Feb 28 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to improve morale within the Department of Homeland Security workforce by conferring new responsibilities to the Chief Human Capital Officer, establishing an employee engagement steering committee, requiring action plans, and authorizing an annual employee award program, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
5

hr1433 - Feb 28 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to improve morale within the Department of Homeland Security workforce by conferring new responsibilities to the Chief Human Capital Officer, establishing an employee engagement steering committee, requiring action plans, and authorizing an annual employee award program, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
5

hr1140 - Feb 11 2019

To enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system under title 5, United States Code, to employees of the Transportation Security Administration who provide screening of all passengers and property, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
242

hr1140 - Feb 11 2019

To enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system under title 5, United States Code, to employees of the Transportation Security Administration who provide screening of all passengers and property, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
37

hr1140 - Feb 11 2019

To enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system under title 5, United States Code, to employees of the Transportation Security Administration who provide screening of all passengers and property, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr1140 - Feb 11 2019

To enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system under title 5, United States Code, to employees of the Transportation Security Administration who provide screening of all passengers and property, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
242

hr424 - Jan 10 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to improve the management and administration of the security clearance processes throughout the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr251 - Jan 4 2019

To extend by two years the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr251 - Jan 4 2019

To extend by two years the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr251 - Jan 4 2019

To extend by two years the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr6905 - Sep 26 2018

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a commission to enhance cultural competence and improve recruitment and outreach efforts at the Coast Guard Academy, to amend title 14, United States Code, to modify the process for congressional nomination of individuals for appointment as cadets at the Coast Guard Academy, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6905 - Sep 26 2018

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a commission to enhance cultural competence and improve recruitment and outreach efforts at the Coast Guard Academy, to amend title 14, United States Code, to modify the process for congressional nomination of individuals for appointment as cadets at the Coast Guard Academy, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6772 - Sep 12 2018

To strengthen partnerships between historically Black colleges and universities and minority-serving institutions and the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
27

hr6772 - Sep 12 2018

To strengthen partnerships between historically Black colleges and universities and minority-serving institutions and the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
27

hr6459 - Jul 19 2018

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require a strategy to diversify the technology stakeholder marketplace regarding the acquisition by the Transportation Security Administration of security screening technologies, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
4

hr6459 - Jul 19 2018

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require a strategy to diversify the technology stakeholder marketplace regarding the acquisition by the Transportation Security Administration of security screening technologies, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
4

hr6459 - Jul 19 2018

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require a strategy to diversify the technology stakeholder marketplace regarding the acquisition by the Transportation Security Administration of security screening technologies, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5845 - May 16 2018

To prohibit Members of the House of Representatives from using their congressional offices for personal overnight accommodations and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for living expenses incurred by Members of the House of Representatives, and for other purposes.

House Ethics Committee

Cosponsors
23

hr5011 - Feb 14 2018

To protect elections for public office by providing financial support and enhanced security for the infrastructure used to carry out such elections, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
5