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Fred R. Harris

AKA Fred Roy Harris

Born: 13-Nov-1930
Birthplace: Walters, OK

Gender: Male
Religion: Baptist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Oklahoma, 1964-73

Wife: LaDonna Vita Tabbytite (American Indian activist, m. 1949, div.)

    University: University of Oklahoma (1952)
    Law School: University of Oklahoma Law School (1954)
    Professor: Political Science, University of New Mexico

    US Senator, Oklahoma (4-Nov-1964 to 2-Jan-1973)
    Oklahoma State Senate (1956-64)
    American Bar Association
    Democratic National Committee Chairman (1969-70)
    Gore 2000
    Oklahoma Bar Association 1954

Author of books:
Social Science and National Policy (1973)
The New Populism (1973)
Potomac Fever: A Personal and Good-Humored Memoir of Twelve Years in the Nation's Capital (1977)
America's Democracy: The Ideal and the Reality (1983)
Quiet Riots: Race and Poverty in the United States (1988, with Roger W. Wilkins)
Deadlock or Decision: The US Senate and the Rise of National Politics (1993)
In Defense of Congress (1995)
Locked in the Poorhouse: Cities, Race, and Poverty in the United States (2000)
The Baby Bust: Who Will Do the Work? Who Will Pay the Taxes? (2006)

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