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Former congressman making surprise run for Virginia governor - SFGate

Wed Jan 04 22:59:32 EST 2017 | SFgate
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is set to make a surprise entrance into the Virginia governor's race, according to two Democratic operatives with direct knowledge of Perriello's plan. According to the operatives, who spoke on condition of anonymity, Perriello is set to announce his plan to seek the Democratic nomination Thursday. Perriello didn't respond to a phone call and text message seeking comment. His decision to run was first reported by The New York Times. The former ..

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Perriello is set to announce his plan to seek the Democratic nomination Thursday, according to the operatives, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized ..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is reportedly making a surprise bid for the Virginia governor's office. The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/2hSI6Rt) reports that..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is set to make a surprise entrance into the Virginia governor's race, according to two Democratic operatives with direct knowled..
Tom Perriello announced that he is running for governor of Virginia Thursday, giving Democrats a competitive primary between a progressive former congressman and the current l..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is reportedly making a surprise bid for the Virginia governor's office. The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/2hSI6Rt) reports that..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is set to make a surprise entrance into the Virginia governor's race, according to two Democratic operatives with direct knowled..
Perriello was an unusual member of Congress in that his politics were significantly to the left of those in his rural district, but rather than tack to the center, he laid out wher..
Former Virginia Rep. Tom Perriello (D) will run for governor of the state in what could be one of the highest-profile elections of 2017, the New York Times reports.  Perriello..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello's run for governor:(all times local): 9:45 a.m. Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is making a surprise bid for govern..
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello's run for governor:(all times local): 9:45 a.m. Former U.S. Rep. Tom Perriello is making a surprise bid for govern..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing to offer free tuition at New York public colleges to eligible residents. The Democrat unveiled his plan Tuesday morning at LaGuar..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing to offer free tuition at New York public colleges to eligible residents. The Democrat unveiled his plan Tuesday morning at LaGuar..
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 28, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson - RTSK61I NEW YORK New York Go..
NEW YORK New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed free tuition at the state's public colleges for students from low- and middle-income families on Tuesday, seizing on an idea that b..
ALBANY, N.Y. –  Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing to offer free tuition at New York public colleges to eligible residents. The Democrat unveiled his plan Tuesday morning at LaGua..
By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed free tuition at the state's public colleges for students from low- and middle-income families on Tues..
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Making his surprise entry into the governor's race official, Democrat Tom Perriello said Thursday that he wants his party to have a healthy debate about the ..
NEW YORK — Dubbed a “first-in-the nation program,” Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled his plan to make college tuition-free for low- and middle-income families in the l..
A former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden filed paperwork Friday to run for lieutenant governor in Virginia, lending some political star power to a race that now has thre..
Hundreds of thousands of New York students would be able to attend college for free under a proposal announced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to make state universities tuition-free for resi..
Less than an hour after state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris resigned and took the oath of office for the U.S. Senate, Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday officially nominated Rep. Xavier Bec..
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Former New Mexico lieutenant governor and real estate executive Jack Stahl has died. He was 82. Family and friends said Stahl died Dec. 29 in Albuquerque, ..
RICHMOND — It was already going to be awkward: Two state senators, once friends, will return to the Capitol this month as rivals for the GOP nomination for lieutenant governor..
(CNN) - Tom Perriello, a former Virginia congressman and an ex-diplomat in the Obama administration, is set to shake up the Democratic primary in the highly anticipated 2017 Virgin..
NEW YORK (AP) -- Defending poor people accused of crimes will remain largely a county-by-county expense in New York, after Gov. Andrew Cuomo vetoed a proposal for the state to foot..
BEIJING An influential Chinese state-run tabloid has chided the New York Times over its reporting practices after Apple Inc removed the newspaper's app from its China app store at ..
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to make free tuition a reality at New York's public colleges. Students whose families earn $125,000 or less would pay nothing for ..
Noam Galai—FilmMagic/Getty Images Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo speaks at Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's election night party at Javits Center on November 8,..
WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Democrats are calling on the House Office of Congressional Ethics to launch an investigation into Rep. Tom Price, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee f..
FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during an economic development awards ceremony in Albany, N.Y. Cuomo has vetoed a proposal to m..
When Bernie Sanders announced he would no longer pursue the Democratic nomination in the 2016 presidential election, it seemed there would no longer be much hope for making co..
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's attorney general agrees that the state Supreme Court should resolve questions over whether Lt. Gov. Henry McMaster could pick his replacement..
Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue is  the leading candidate to be President-elect ’s secretary of Agriculture, according to a Politico report Monday. The Cabinet position is ju..
Cuomo spokesman Richard Azzopardi said the program, which would give the state seven years to take over complete funding of indigent legal services, was just too expensive. States ..
NEW YORK The repeal of the Affordable Care Act, the goal of Republicans in Washington, would cost New York state $3.7 billion and --- 2.7 million residents of health coverage, Go..