Perriello Declared Winner
The Roanoke Times is reporting that Tom Perriello‘s victory over Virgil Goode in the 5th district is now official. A three judge panel declared Perriello the winner by 745 votes after Goode called for a recount.
The Times has already posted comments from both the winner and the loser.
Goode had held the seat more than a decade. Perriello had already begun the transition process.