Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Attorney; Finance Chairman for West Texas and Southern New Mexico during Clinton's campaign.
Summary of Interview
Born in El Paso, third generation El Pasoan. Educational background; three generations of family history in El Paso; motivations for entering politics; events leading up to his nomination and election; achievements during tenure as Alderman; legal trends in El Paso.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Interview with James Franklin Scherr by Jeff Schulze, 1998, "Interview no. 929," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.