13th term Democrat from Mississippi 2nd District.
Marital Status: Married (London)
Prev. Occupation: Teacher
Prev. Political Exp.: Bolton Alderman, 1969-73; Mayor of Bolton, 1973-79; Hinds Co. Supervisor, 1980-93
Education: BA Tougaloo College, 1968; MS Jackson State College, 1972
Birthplace: Bolton, MS
Religion: United Methodist
Percentage in Last Election: 67%
Major Opponent: John Bouie II
Current Elected Office Contact Information
Washington, D.C. Office:2466 Rayburn House Office Building,
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|Bill Name||Cosponsor?||Send Message|
|H.R.299 - Support Blue Water Navy Veterans||No|
|H.R.1384 - Fix Call Up Orders for Guard and Reserve||No|
|H.R.92 - Support the CHAMPVA Children's Protection Act||No|
|H.R.303 - Support the Retired Pay Restoration Act||No|
|H.R.333 - Support full concurrent receipt for disabled military retirees||No|