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State Senator Cleo Fields (2024)

Press Club



Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2024-03-18

Duration: 00:42:14

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Fields, Cleo | State legislators | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2024 | Apportionment (Election law)


  • Fields, Cleo Speaker


This episode of the series “Press Club” features a speech by State Senator Cleo Fields before a meeting of the Baton Rouge Press Club on March 18, 2024. He discusses: the special session on crime; his initiatives for the 2024 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, including mental health services for student-athletes in high school, requiring air conditioning in school buses, and voter protection; the Governor’s proposal to call a constitutional convention; Louisiana Supreme Court redistricting; and Congressional redistricting. He also answers questions from the media.