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 involving Tom Perriello


Deregulation was not a factor in raising rates


Perriello votes with Democrats, but not necessarily Pelosi


Connecting the dots, Perriello seems right


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


No connection between manufacturing tax credit in stimulus, Chinese jobs