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Congressman Lacy Clay

Representing the 1st District of Missouri

Jobs and the Economy

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January 13, 2020 Press Release

Blunt-Clay Applaud HUD Approval of Wellston, MO

Affordable Housing Voucher Application

“Bipartisan Push Preserved Housing Stability for Low-Income Residents”


December 19, 2019 Press Release




NAFTA 2.0 Fails to Protect Skilled Manufacturing Jobs



NOTE:  The following, in its entirety, is a

First-person statement by

Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay (D) Missouri

December 12, 2019 Press Release

Clay Says H.R. 3 Will Lower Prescription Drug Prices and Expand Medicare

to Cover Dental, Vision and Hearing Care for Seniors

Elijah Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019 Will Help Millions of Americans Afford their Medication


December 12, 2019 Press Release

Clay Acts to Defend Native American Tribes from Economic Exploitation by Fraudulent Identity Claims

Stolen Heritage Prevention Act targets fake Native American scams



December 5, 2019 Press Release

Clay Blasts Trump’s SNAP Rule that Would Deprive

755,000 of the Neediest Americans of Nutrition Assistance

Cruelty and hypocrisy of Donald Trump and his administration is despicable


The following is a first-person statement by

Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay (D) Missouri in reaction to the USDA’s decision to deprive 755,000 Americans of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance


November 26, 2019 Press Release

Clay, Schiff, Sharp, join National, State and Local Leaders to Break Ground for new

$1.75 Billion Western Headquarters of the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency in North St. Louis

Largest Single Federal Investment in St. Louis history– 

“A new beginning that will transform North St. Louis by generating a future of connection, confidence, security and equal opportunity”




November 14, 2019 Press Release

Clay Demands Public Vote on Possible Privatization of

St. Louis-Lambert International Airport

Citizens Should Decide Airport’s Future


NOTE:  The following, in its entirety, is a 

first-person statement from

Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay (D) Missouri


November 12, 2019 Press Release

Clay Cosponsors House Resolution Affirming the Vital Importance of the Civil Rights Act of 1866

As U.S. Supreme Court prepares to reexamine the applicability of Section 1981, it is essential for Congress to reaffirm its original intent for enacting this law:

Protecting the most vulnerable from discrimination in our nation’s business places.


November 6, 2019 Press Release

Clay Introduces Student Loan Debt Reform Package to Lower Interest Rates,

Protect Borrowers and Reduce Excessive Debt

RED ACT and Student Debt Relief Act Will Target Nation’s $1.5 Trillion Student Loan Emergency


October 1, 2019 Press Release

Clay Blasts Fake GOP Census Mailers in Missouri’s 1st Congressional District

 Demands that U.S. Postal Service investigate this attempt to trample on the rights of residents who deserve to be fully counted