- Rep. Thompson, a Democrat, supporting Clinton for president Updated: Nov-09-15 4:55 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee says he's supporting Hillary Rodham Clinton for president in 2016.
- Analysis: Thompson says Miss. officials should redesign flag Updated: Nov-01-15 8:07 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Democratic U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson says he loves his native Mississippi, but he believes it's long past time for state elected officials to remove a Confederate battle emblem from the state flag.