FIELDS, JACK MILTON, JR., a Representative from Texas; born in Humble, Harris County, Tex.,
February 3, 1952; graduated from Humble High School, Humble, Tex., 1970; B.A.,
Baylor University, Waco, Tex., 1974; J.D., Baylor University, Waco, Tex., 1977;
admitted to the Texas bar in 1977; lawyer, private practice; vice president,
family-owned business, 1977-1980; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-seventh
and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1981-January 3, 1997); was
not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fifth Congress in 1996.