Perriello, Not Interested in a Rum-ble With McAuliffe
Not a surprise, but somewhat newsworthy anyway:
Former 5th District Congressman Tom Perriello says he is not running for Governor of Virginia. Perriello released a statement today on Twitter saying he won’t be on the ballot in 2013, but he …
I Love This Message: “Hurt . . . Congress.”
Let’s start Election Day with a lovely anecdote from a key swing district:
Looks like the vaunted enthusiasm gap is alive and well in VA-5. I live on the southern border of Charlottesville and the county and had a 10 …
Man, This Guy Can’t Even Attract an Angry Crowd Anymore
Alex Cortes, chairman of DeFundIt, had a chance to ask Rep. Tom Perriello a question at a town-hall meeting Sept. 7.
Perriello began with the predictable assertion that “we have cut taxes for 98 percent of Virginia families.”
Cortes is unimpressed, noting …
GOP’s Hurt Leads Democrat Incumbent Perriello… 61 to 35!
A new poll in the [Virginia] 5th District Congressional race continues to show a commanding lead for Republican challenger Robert Hurt.
Compared to an identical survey six weeks ago, Hurt has increased his lead over Democratic incumbent Tom …
This Ad Can Be Used Against Any Obamacare-Backer Who Touted Its Savings
I think the Republican party of Virginia does some of the best web videos. But can they turn this into a 30-second ad?
I’m sure you recall, “In an election for US House of Representatives in Virginia’s 5th …
WOW: In VA-5, GOP’s Hurt Leads Incumbent Perriello, 58-35
I know we’ve seen a lot of good polling news for GOP House candidates lately — I should have a big roundup in the not-too-distant future — but this one is a real eye-opener:
In an election for US …
Perriello: No, No, After You, Tim.
Looks like Virginia Democrats have their Senate candidate pecking order: First former governor Tim Kaine, then former congressman Tom Perriello.
Former Rep. Tom Perriello (D) said Wednesday that he would “consider” running to succeed retiring Virginia Sen. James …
GOP Sees Three Virginia Challengers Leading, One Trailing By Just a Bit
There’s a new batch of polls in Virginia’s four most interesting House races.
“On Monday, September 27, ccAdvertising completed surveys to voters in four key Congressional districts in Virginia. These surveys focused on the competitive Congressional races as well …
Latest DCCC Internal Polls Do Not Directly Quote Chip Diller
In Virginia’s 5th congressional district, incumbent Democrat Tom Perriello is trailing. He’s either down by 26 percentage points, as Survey USA indicates, or down by 2, as the DCCC internal poll indicates.
So that’s why the DCCC is directing …
A Titanic Decision Facing Vulnerable House Democrats
This new web ad, from the Republican Party of Virginia, is insensitive to Titanic victims! Or Kate Winslet! Or, er, something.
It’s amusing to see a state GOP committee mocking a Democratic congressman for not running ads distancing himself …
Survey USA Giveth, Survey USA Taketh Away
Survey USA offered Virginia Democrats terrible news earlier this week; now it offers them some good news:
A new Survey USA poll shows Rep. Rick Boucher (D-VA) leading Republican Morgan Griffith 52-39 in Virginia’s 9th district. The poll shows, “…
The Republican party of Virginia wants to know if two local Democrats were among those applauding Mexican president Felipe Calderón:
“There was a disturbing scene in the House of Representatives last week,” [Republican Party of Virginia chairman Pat] Mullins …