Candi King

Key Facts

Party Democrat
Status Incumbent

Background

King earned a Bachelor’s degree at Norfolk State University and previously worked as a community relations professional and a special needs parent advocate.

Key Issues

Maternal Health

King supports the establishment of a task force on maternal health data to improve maternal care, quality, and outcomes.

Trafficking

King wishes to allow victims of sex trafficking to file a petition for vacating convictions and the corresponding court records.

Small Businesses

King plans to require the Virginia Small Business Financing Authority to report a risk-based review of loans and to adopt a process for small businesses that are denied initial certification to appeal the denial.

Education

King pledges to improve education for the disabled and require the Department of Education to guide local school divisions on eligibility determinations for special education services.

Endorsements

Mark Warner, U.S. Senator; Gerry Connolly, U.S. Representative; Eileen Filler-Corn, VA Delegate; Charniele Herring, VA House of Delegates Majority Leader; Scott Suvorell, VA Senator; Louise Lucas, VA Senator

Sources

Candi King for Delegate