Who is Kim Klacik?
Kim Klacik (full name: Kimberly Klacik) is a Republican strategist and community activist running for the 7th Congressional District seat that was held by late Rep. Elijah Cummings. She is also Baltimore County Republican Committeewoman.
Kim won the Republican primary and will face the Democrat’s Kweisi Mfume in a special election on April 28, 2020, to fill the remainder of the term in the United States House of Representatives for Maryland’s 7th congressional district in the 116th U.S. Congress. The special general elections will coincide with the primary voting for the November 2020 general election.
Her opponent Kwesi is the former President and CEO of NAACP and former U.S. Representative for Maryland’s 7th congressional district (1987–1996).
She founded “Potential Me” in 2013 to assist underserved women with workforce development. Her platform also includes women’s issues, such as a goal to make oral contraceptives available over the counter at pharmacies to increase access to the medication, which resonates with voters, she said.
How Old is Kim Klacik?
Klacik is 38 years old as of 2019. However, it is not yet known when she celebrates her birthday.
Kim Klacik Background
Kimberly grew up in Accokeek, Maryland, once known as the home of the Beretta Gun Manufacturer.
Kim Klacik Education
Klacik attended Bowie State University. However, she said that she dropped out after being bullied over a medical condition called alopecia that caused her hair to fall out.
Kim Klacik Husband
Klacik is married to Jeff and together they have a young daughter.
Kim Klacik Baltimore
Her top issues in building Baltimore include supporting Trump’s economic revitalization agenda, encouraging homeownership and improving oversight of federal dollars.
Kim Klacik Republican
Though Klacik has high hopes of winning, a Republican has never represented the state’s 7th District, which includes much of Baltimore City and parts of Baltimore and Howard counties.
Baltimore’s voters are 68% Democratic, with just 16% Republican voters and the rest unaffiliated or belonging to third parties, making it difficult for any candidate who is not a Democrat to win the seat.
Kim Klacik Website
To visit Klacik’s campaign website, click here.
Kim Klacik Net Worth
Through her businesses, Klacik has earned a great fortune to her name. However, her net worth is not yet revealed.