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Hurt to Challenge Perriello

State Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Pittsylvania) has filed paperwork to launch a bid to unseat freshman Rep. Tom Perriello (D-5th). Hurt made the announcement in a statement released Wednesday. He said the decision comes after months of meetings with constituents and party … Continue reading

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Former V.P. Gore Helps Perriello

Former Vice President turned environmental activist Al Gore is lending his name to Rep. Tom Perriello’s (D-5th) re-election bid. Gore penned an e-mail to Perriello supporters, asking them to raise at least $5,000 before the current funraising period ends Sept. 30. … Continue reading

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Boyd’s Message to Supporters

Below is the e-mail Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd sent to supporters Monday, announcing he’ll seek the GOP nomination to challenge Rep. Tom Perriello (D-5th).

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FIRST ON NBC29: Faulk Out, Boyd In to Challenge Perriello

Cordel Faulk, a former spokesman for the University of Virginia Center for Politics, tells NBC29 he will not seek the GOP nomination to challenge Rep. Tom Perriello (D-5th). Faulk decided against the bid for office because he plans to pursue … Continue reading

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Dems Support Perriello on Radio

Organizing for America — President Barack Obama’s polical arm — has launched a new radio advertisement, applauding Rep. Tom Perriello (D-5th) for supporting the administration’s economic policies. The spot, airing on stations across the freshman congressman’s district, says Perriello is “standing … Continue reading

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Kaine: Perriello Doing “Quite Well”

Gov. Tim Kaine (D)  said Rep. Tom Perriello (D-VA 05) is in “good shape,” despite fierce GOP criticism of the freshman congressman’s vote on a controversial energy bill. Kaine, talking to reporters after an event in Richmond today, said Perriello … Continue reading

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Perriello Touts Energy Plan

Rep. Tom Perriello (D-Virginia) is out with a proposal that the freshman lawmaker says will put “Southside and Central Virginia at the forefront of the clean energy economy.” The Fifth District congressman said the region’s location, schools and people as … Continue reading

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