Perriello's 5th District Win Makes Politico's Top 10 Upsets

December 31, 2008

Fifth district Congressman-Elect Tom Perriello has one of the biggest upsets of the November election.

Politico.com ranks Perriello's defeat of incumbent Republican Virgil Goode as one of the top ten upsets of the year.

Perriello beat Goode by less than 1,000 votes. Those results were verified in a recount requested by Virgil Goode.

To read Politico's analysis click here.


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