Candidate Profile
Camille Lombardi-Olive

Republican , Missouri


Camille Lombardi-Olive
U.S. Rep., Dist. 1

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Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.

Strongly Agree

I am in favor of construction of a wall and other necessary infrastructure on our border that gives complete control over entering and exiting the United States.

Strongly Agree

Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.

Strongly Agree

Governments should define marriage as between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with taxpayer or public funds.


It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has a livable income.

Strongly Disagree

It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.


Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.

Strongly Agree

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree

Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.


Additional regulations are needed to prevent climate change.


Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.

Strongly Agree

The United States should help defend Israel from attack by its enemies.


Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive funds from federal, state, or local governments.

Strongly Agree

Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.

Strongly Disagree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Strongly Agree

People should be allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."

Strongly Disagree

I support sanctuary cities.

Strongly Disagree

It is OK for Congress to exempt itself from compliance with laws applicable to all citizens.

Strongly Disagree

I support the death penalty.


Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.


The United States should protect its sovereignty from the United Nations.


The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.

Strongly Agree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

2010 General Election, 2014 General Election, 2014 Democratic Primary, 2016 General Election, 2016 Democratic Primary

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

None, life begins at conception. Though early non'viable delivery may be required to save the life of the mother.

What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?

Monitor groups that fund, support, or promote known terrorist organizations. Support the military efforts of those countries who lack the training expertise to eradicate Islamic terrorism within their own borders, by offering re-training, observation, and support as long as those processes appear to be successful.

What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?

Our founders in their wisdom, realized that a country is strongest when it is smaller and more manageable. And where the voice and rights of the people are respected and heard when making decisions that affect all citizens.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe in one God, and pur Savior Jesus Christ. I believe that to be a Christian is to be Christ-like in all manners of life, and try to adhere to his teachings and Biblical principles as best I can. I believe in giving until it hurts, and then - giving some more. Helping others is one of the greatest human and Christian actions that gives hope to our world.

When you consider your views on a wide range of issues from economic and social matters to foreign policy and immigration, which of the following best describes you overall?


Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.

Twitter, Facebook, - Camille Olive. USATODAY letters - Camille Lombardi-Olive, Camille Olive, Williamsport Sun Gazette - Camille Olive, Chicago Tribune - Camille Lombardi-Olive, Spring News Leader - Camille Olive, Camille Lombardi-Olive, Sunbury Daily Item - Camille Olive, Wilkes Barre Times Leader - Camille Olive

How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?

Try to fashion a workable plan based on some European systems that provide basic, life preserving treatment to all.I have Obamacare, and it is neither affordable, nor accessible.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

The government should always focus our economy on growth sectors that promote jobs, innovation, and overall economic growth and stability. While keeping American products competitive in the foreign marketplace, by issuance of needed tariffs against those cpyntries/products that try to undercut, or disallow competition from American made goods and services.

What changes should be made to the tax code?

The tax code is too complicated for the average American worker/household, who usually end up overpaying due to filing confusion or lack of tax code knowledge. An over tax on c9nsumer based goids and services woyld be more fair and equitable - especially for those with higher incomes who pay fewer taxes due to their ability to somehow sidesyep the code.

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Unemployment is reduced when overall economic growth is positive in any one quarter - there by promoting company expansion, and or job growth possibilities.Geowing a welfare state, does nothing to promote economic growth, rather it stunts or causes growth itself to stagnate due to non-productivity...

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

Stop using Social Security as an open de it card to fund other programs, and any person who has not paid into the system, should not be able to receive Social Security benefits without applicable quarters earned. Excepting death benefits, and those disabled to the point of being unable to be retrained for any employment.No benefits for illegal aliens.

What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?

I have a Bachelors degree with studies in Middle Eastern Politics, and Grad studies in Terrorism. I have been a Union Steward, and an active volunteer for an Army Reserve Batralian as a Family Support Chairperson, trained to deal with many issues affecting military families. I have been an active disaster volunteer - in OKC, Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf, Joplin, NO, Moore, OK, Texas after the floods in 2015, and Hurricane Hugo in 2018. As well as being an active political campaign volunteer for candidates from both sides of the aisle. I am a homeless advocate, and military supporter and outreach volunteer. I have raised three children - one who was stuck in the special ed system for four years, until we moved him to private Christian school where he tested at the college level at age 9.I have lived abroad, and have a vast knowledge of foreign cultures, beliefs, and government systems, that allows me to have a unique and keen ability to dialogue with many people from a variety of forei

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Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?

I care about our military, our veterans who have served and sacrificed so that we can continue to live in freedom, in the greatest country in the world.


  • Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL, BA, 1994
Work & Military
  • 75th RRC Dallas, TX, Family Support Chairperson, 1994-1997
  • Republican Party Lewisburg, PA, Volunteer
  • Samaritans Purse, Disaster Relief Volunteer
  • American Red Cross, Disaster Relief Volunteer
  • Convoy of Hope, Volunteer
  • Camelot Neighborhhod Association, Neighborhood Watch Zone Leader
  • US Postal Service Dallas, TX, Safety Captain
  • US Postal Service Dallas, TX, Union Steward
  • Feed the Children OKC, Disaster Volunteer
  • (Candidate did not provide)

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