Kevin H. Adams

Key Facts

Party Republican
Status Challenger

Background

Kevin H. Adams is the Republican candidate running for the 22nd Senate District of Virginia. Adams served 26 years in the US Navy, rising from the rank of junior enlisted to Lieutenant Commander before retiring in 2006, and additionally received the Meritorious Service Medal. Adams has lived in Virginia Beach for 24 years, and has started the Adams Family HandyMan Service since retiring from the Navy [1, 2].

Adams is running to support the interests of the citizens of his community and protect the “American Dream”. Adams is also involved in community roles such as the Crisis Pregnancy Center and Gethsemane Community Fellowship Baptist Church, and is a father of 9 [1, 2].

Key Issues

Economy

Kevin wants to cut taxes, lower inflation, and increase well-paying jobs. Virginia has a $5.1 billion tax surplus for the fiscal year of 2023 and he is willing to return this money by reducing overtaxation [1].

Education

Adams wants to work to improve the quality and safety of public schools as well as promoting parental rights. Adams additionally wants to ensure school resource officer positions are filled and career gateways, internships, and apprenticeships are more widely available [1].

Public Safety

Adams supports law enforcement and first responders to protect the safety of our communities. Adams wants to make the punishments harsher for violent offenders and drug dealers in light of the increased flow of illegal prescription and counterfeit drugs in local communities [1].

Endorsements

American Veterans Vote

Sources

1 Kevin Adams for Senate
2 WAVY
3 Ballotpedia
4 LinkedIn
5 Facebook
6 VPAP