Patricia Yvonne King

Key Facts

Party Democrat
Status Incumbent

Background

Patricia King graduated from Howard University, attended Meharry Medical College in Nashville to become a physician, and completed her residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk. She opened her own medical practice in Chesapeake and often discusses mental health [1]. She is a psychiatrist and has served on the Chesapeake City School Board since 2018 [4, 5].

Key Issues

Gun Policy

King believes gun violence must be addressed due to the trauma it inflicts on children and supports legislative change [3].

Endorsements

Chesapeake Democratic Committee

Sources

1 Elect Pat King 
2 Chesapeake Democratic Committee 
3 WTKR
4 USNews  
5 Ballotpedia