STL County Council District 5

St. Louis County District 5- Olivette down to Crestwood

Lisa Clancy
Democrat

  • MSW from Brown School at Washu 
  • Works in nonprofit sector

1. Do you believe America is becoming more hostile towards American-Muslims and immigrants?

Yes.

2. Should private schools enforce policy preventing certain religious attire, i.e. hijabs, yamakas, headscarves, etc.?

No.

3. Do you believe that law enforcement and public employees should receive sensitivity training, including training regarding race, gender and religious preference?

Yes.

4. Upon request, should public school systems grant space on-campus for K-12 students of any faith for private prayer?

Yes.

5. One of the best ways to gain familiarity with the local Muslim community is by attending public dinners during the month of Ramadan. Will you commit to attending one of these dinners in or near your district?

Yes.

6. Did you support the Trump administration’s current version of the Travel Ban?

No.

7. Should employers be able to restrict religious attire or religious practice within the workplace?

No.

8. As an Elected Official, will you commit to denouncing anti-Muslim hate speech and hate-crimes when and if they occur in Missouri?

Absolutely and without question.

9. Do you believe Muslim refugees pose a security threat to the United States?

No.