Candidate Details

Willliam Lacy Clay

House - Incumbent

Rep. William Lacy Clay was elected to represent Missouri’s 1st Congressional District in 2000, succeeding his father, William Lacy Clay, Sr., who was an original member of the Congressional Black Caucus. Before his election to Congress, Rep. Lacy Clay served the people of Missouri for over 17 years as a member of the Missouri House of Representatives and the Missouri Senate. The Congressman has won at least 70% of the vote all eight times he has been up for re-election. In Congress, Rep. Lacy Clay serves on the Financial Services and Oversight and Government Reform Committees.