Candidate Survey: Lisa Kim for Howard County Council, District 4
Office Sought and District
Howard County Council, District 4
Bachelor of Science Degree
3 time elected City Council Member
Social Media Accounts
Facebook, Twitter, NextDoor, Instagram
Why are you running for office?
We need to clean up government process in Howard County make it fair and predictable and not agenda driven outcome based.
Who do you consider your political role model, and why?
Governor Larry Hogan, he serves as a Republican in a very Democrat state and he is doing great things for all Marylander’s.
What is your favorite book about politics and policy, and why?
Words that Work by Frank Luntz. It shows that how you say something in regards to politics and policy is just as important as the message you are conveying.
What will be your top priority in elected to this position?
Clean up County process and give the people back their County Government. It has been hijacked by political agendas.
What is the biggest issue facing your county?
The shutting out of our voices and the blocking of our power over our government.
What is your position on taxes and spending?
Our taxes in Howard County are some of the highest, we have no capacity to raise taxes nor do I want to, we must focus on leaner government. We cannot keep growing this government machine and in fact I would like to pull back.
What is your position on a county tax cap?
No tax cap, we need to hold our elected officials accountable with our votes.
What is your position on land use issues?
They need to be fair and accurate and represent what we want for ourselves.
What is your position on public safety?
Nothing comes above public safety. It we are not safe then we have failed.