Virgil Goode Asks for Recount in 5th District Congressional Race

November 26, 2008

Virgil Goode is officially asking for a recount. Attorneys for Goode filed the request in Albemarle County Circuit Court Tuesday.

The Republican incumbent recently lost an election by 745 votes.

The State Board of Elections certified Democrat Tom Perriello as the winner of the 5th District Race. Perriello said he doesn't believe the results will change.

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