Tom Perriello's file


Democrat from Virginia

Tom Perriello, a Democrat, was elected in 2008 to represent Virginia's 5th Congressional District. He lost his 2010 re-election bid to Robert Hurt. Before his election, Perriello was involved in international justice and sustainable peace. Perriello was born and raised in Ivy. He earned a bachelor's degree in 1996 and a law degree in 2001, both from Yale University, New Haven, Conn.

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Recent statements about Tom Perriello


Perriello votes with Democrats, but not necessarily Pelosi


No connection between manufacturing tax credit in stimulus, Chinese jobs

Recent statements made by Tom Perriello


Connecting the dots, Perriello seems right


Hurt signed Taxpayer Protection Pledge, not a promise to close loopholes