Bennie Thompson | Democratic U.S. Representative from Mississippi

AFGE President J. David Cox Meets with Congressman Bennie Thompson.AFGE President J. David Cox Meets with Congressman Bennie Thompson.By: AFGE

Bennie Thompson Contact & Bio Information

Bennie Thompson
Born 01/28/1948 (Age 72)
Religion:Methodist

Bennie Thompson Congress Details

Years in Congress: 04/13/1993 - Present
Committee Leadership: Homeland Security

Bennie Thompson History

U.S. Representative from Mississippi (04/13/1993 - Present)
Local Official in Mississippi (01/03/1980 - 04/13/1993)
Mayor in Mississippi (01/03/1973 - 01/03/1980)
College Attended: Jackson State ('72) & Tougaloo ('68)
Degrees Earned: Masters Degree Education (72) & Bachelors Degree Political Science (68)
Prior Occupations: Manager & Teacher
Previous Bennie Thompson Speaking Engagements (EST)
Bennie Thompson Videos of Notable Speaking Engagements
Bennie Thompson 2020 DNC Convention Speech
Democratic National Convention Chair Congressmen Bennie Thompson officially called the 2020 convention to order by proclaiming "We the People call the 48th quadrennial Democratic National Convention to order."