Salvatore Phillip "Sonny" Bono was an American recording artist, producer, and politician who came to fame in partnership with his second wife Cher, as the popular singing duo Sonny & Cher. He was mayor of Palm Springs, California from 1988 to 1992, and congressman for California's 44th district from 1995 until his death in 1998. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Sonny Bono has 38 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Forum as a Mayor. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 16 videos. Most appearances with Newt Gingrich (3), Tom Campbell (3), Stanley "Bruce" Herschensohn (3). Most common tags: Republican Party, California.
PreviouslyU.S. Representative, R-CA 44th View Map January 3, 1995 - January 5, 1998 Videos: 34 U.S. Representative Candidate,
R c. September 27, 1994 - c. November 4, 1994 Videos: 1 Mayor c. May 23, 1992 - c. September 27, 1994 Videos: 3