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Tom Perriello: Has flipcharts, will travel

And you thought Tom Perriello, who in 2010 lost his Charlottesville-area congressional seat after one term, might be inclined to sit out the 2012 elections.

(L-R) Paul Hudson and Ben Blanks have their picture taken with then-Rep. Tom Perriello (D-Va.) (center). File photo from Aug. 5, 2010. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post)

As my colleague Amy Gardner reports, Perriello is leading a wonky roadshow that aims to debunk Mitt Romney’s campaign claims with facts and figures, flipcharts and graphs.

It’s the flipside to the conservative Heritage Foundation's own rolling wonk-a-thon, known as the “Values Bus.”

You can read the full story here.

Laura Vozzella covers Virginia politics for The Washington Post.
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