Running for Louisiana Senate, District 3
Dr. Joseph Bouie is a Democratic candidate running for the Louisiana State Senate, District 3. Bouie currently serves as the House Representative for District 97. If elected, his priorities will include addressing systemic inequalities in New Orleans, such as the lack of educational opportunities, jobs, and affordable housing. Bouie is a New Orleans native who was born at “Big Charity,” educated in public schools, reared in public housing.
Southern University at New Orleans (B.A., Sociology)
Tulane University (Master of Social Work (MSW))
Clark Atlanta University (Ph.D., Administration and Planning)
- Louisiana House of Representatives (District 97, 2014-Present)
- Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus (Chair)
- House Ways and Means, Education, and Municipal Committees (Member)