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August 10, 2021 Press Release

BOLTON, MISSISSIPPI – Today, United States Representative Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) announced The National Science Foundation has awarded $300,000 to Jackson State University. This project, entitled "EAGER: Pathway to Commercialization at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)," is under the direction of Almesha Campbell.

August 10, 2021 Press Release

Today, United States Representative Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) announced the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration has awarded grant funds through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to the following:

 

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July 29, 2021 Press Release
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July 21, 2021 Press Release
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July 19, 2021 Press Release
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June 28, 2021 Press Release
Bill will establish Mississippi River Restoration and Resilience Initiative (MRRRI)

 

June 25, 2021 Press Release
Congressman Thompson Cosponsors the Cover Now Act
May 20, 2021 Press Release

United States Representative Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) along with other House Democrats introduced the Emergency Security Supplemental to Respond to January 6th Appropriations Act. The bill addresses the insurrection with $1.9 billion in funding to respond to the tragic events of that day.

May 13, 2021 Press Release

BOLTON, MISSISSIPPI – Today, United States Representative Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) announced the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is launching the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) Program today. 

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