Kaine arrives at CHKD for Hampton Roads visit

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) has arrived at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in Norfolk for a scheduled visit to Hampton Roads.

Kaine is at CHKD to talk about the Affordable Care Act as well as tour the hospital. His visit to CHKD comes as House Republicans are working to pass a proposed health care overhaul.

Kaine is also expected to talk about outreach opportunities for the Hampton VA Medical Center and the university’s Proton Therapy Institute.

The senate will also meet with STEM students involved in cybersecurity programs and talk about the university’s impact in that field.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates on Kaine’s visit.