Andrew “Andy” B. Pittman

Key Facts

Party Republican
Status Challenger

Background

Pittman graduated summa cum laude from James Madison University with a bachelor’s in political science and psychology, in 1992, and graduated from Washington and Lee University with a JD, in 2001. Pittman previously worked as a deputy clerk with Norfolk Circuit Court and judicial law clerk to Justice Barbara Keenan of the Virginia Supreme Court, and as an associate city attorney with the City of Virginia Beach. Pittman has practiced law in his own practice since 2022. This is Pittman’s first experience running for public office [1].

Key Issues

Abortion

Pittman wants to support pro-life measures by implementing Youngkin’s abortion policies and wants to ensure that mothers have quality medical and economic support when caring for their children [1].

Education

Pittman wants to increase parental influence on their children’s education and wants to prevent sexual content from entering school libraries and curricula. Pittman also wants to ensure that parents have the ability to choose whether their students attend public or private schools [1].

Public Safety

Pittman wants to support tough-on-crime legislation and unconditionally support police departments, especially those in Norfolk and Richmond. Pittman also wants to increase police compensation in order to fill police vacancies across Virginia [1].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Andy Pittman
2 WAVY
3 LinkedIn
4 VPAP
5 Virginian Pilot
6 Ballotpedia