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FIELDS, Cleo (1962-)

FIELDS, CLEO, A Representative from Louisiana; born in Baton Rouge, La., November 22, 1962; graduated from McKinley High School, Baton Rouge, La., 1980; B.A., Southern University, 1984, J.D., Southern University Law Center, 1987; founder, Young Adults for Positive Action; lawyer, private practice; unsuccessful candidate for election in 1990 to the One Hundred Second Congress; member of the Louisiana state senate, 1986-1992, 1997-2007, 2019-present; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and One Hundred Fourth Congresses (January 3, 1993-January 3, 1997); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fifth Congress; unsuccessful candidate for election for Governor of Louisiana in 1995.

University of Oklahoma
The Julian P. Kanter Political Commercial Archive, Department of Communication
Norman, OK
Videocassettes: 1990, 4 commercials on 1 videocassette.
The commercials were used during Cleo Fields's campaign for the 1990 U.S. congressional election in District 8 of Louisiana, Democratic Party.

  • "Cleo Fields" in Black Americans in Congress, 1870-2007. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History & Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2008.