Patricia was first elected MLA for Fairview-Clayton Park in 2013 and was re-elected in 2017. She has served in various committee roles and is a member of the provincial cabinet serving as Minister of Internal Services and Communications Nova Scotia.


Fairview-Clayton Park is a new district, formed as part of the Electoral Boundary Review in 2012. It consists of areas previously a part of Halifax Fairview, Halifax Chebucto, and Halifax Clayton Park. Patricia is the first elected member to serve this constituency.


Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @TEAMWork1997: @patriciaarab - MLA for Fairview & Clayton Park - will be in our offices THURSDAY, June 6th from 9:30 am to 12 noon. If…2 weeks ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @5HeislerFHES: What an awesome assembly yesterday at FHES celebrating our school winning @chaptersindigo Love of Reading grant! $60,000…2 weeks ago 4 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FhesHeights: @FhesHeights @HRCE_NS ‘ High Five’ celebration with the theme of Teamwork. Well done FHES! #SeeWhatIAmLearning #diversityt2 weeks ago 2 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FhesHeights: @FhesHeights @HRCE_NS A sincere thank you to the PTA ‘Friends of Fairview,’ the staff and the school community for making…1 month ago 3 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @5HeislerFHES: Big day at FHES! Spring Fair starting at 11! Come one, come all and support our awesome school! @HRCE_NS @fairviewhfx @pa1 month ago 3 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabMy copy of “Sleeping Dragons All Around” was a prized possession, it’s pages worn with love. Bought for me by my mom who I’m sure first heard of it on Morningside with Peter Gzowski. Tonight @sherfitch we came full circle. ❤️ months ago 1 21
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @AndyFillmoreHFX: Canada is making the single largest investment in women's organizations in our history. And this week, that funding la…2 months ago 20 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @NS_DoB: “Nova Scotians are innovators and we’re risk takers. It’s wonderful to see so many Nova Scotians taking advantage of this oppor…2 months ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @melsariffodeen: Excited to be at #GrowWithGoogle today in Halifax! 👋 Come say hi and learn about our @learningcode digital skills learn…2 months ago 9 0