BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Kim Klacik, the Republican running for Maryland’s 7th Congressional District, will speak during the first night of the Republican National Convention, according to a Trump campaign announcement Sunday.
Klacik has sparked national attention several times, including when she documented Baltimore blight last summer, causing President Trump to call the city “rat-infested” and blaming then-Congressman Elijah Cummings.READ MORE: ‘Our Numbers Are Up About 500%’ Maryland Pushes To Vaccinate As Covid Delta Variant Spreads; Still No Plans For Another Mask Mandate
Her new ad for her congressional race went viral recently as well, seen and shared by hundreds of thousands of people.
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BIG THANKS to all those who made some noise on my behalf!
I WILL be speaking Monday night at the #RNCConvention2020.READ MORE: Bouncing back: Ledecky finally wins gold at Tokyo Games
Truly amazing. God is GOOD 🇺🇸 pic.twitter.com/pggrmhiMWp
— Kimberly Klacik (@kimKBaltimore) August 23, 2020
The four-night event will include Vice President Mike Pence speaking at Fort McHenry in Baltimore.