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{{tnr}}'''Chris Perkins''' is a 2012 [[Republican]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012|the 11th Congressional District]] of [[Virginia]].
 
{{tnr}}'''Chris Perkins''' is a 2012 [[Republican]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012|the 11th Congressional District]] of [[Virginia]].
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Perkins is a retired Army colonel<ref name="waex">[http://washingtonexaminer.com/local/virginia-news/2012/06/republicans-vie-connollys-northern-virginia-district/707291 ''Washington Examiner'' "Republicans vie for Connolly's Northern Virginia district," June 8, 2012]</ref> and small-business owner.<ref>[http://perkins2012.com/about ''Chris Perkins campaign website'' "About," Accessed June 9, 2012]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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According to his website, Perkins' campaign platform includes the following issues</ref> and small-business owner.<ref>[http://perkins2012.com/issues ''Chris Perkins campaign website'' "Issues," Accessed June 9, 2012]</ref>:
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* End bailouts
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* Improve training for the unemployed
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* Increase domestic energy production
  
 
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==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
  
Perkins is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia, 2012|Virginia's]] [[Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012|11th District]]. He is seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/blogs/davidcatanese/0611/Perkins_Ryan_plan_needs_better_sales_pitch.html ''Politico'' "Perkins: Ryan plan needs better sales pitch," Accessed January 11, 2012]</ref>
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Perkins is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Virginia, 2012|Virginia's]] [[Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012|11th District]]. He is seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket<ref>[http://www.politico.com/blogs/davidcatanese/0611/Perkins_Ryan_plan_needs_better_sales_pitch.html ''Politico'' "Perkins: Ryan plan needs better sales pitch," Accessed January 11, 2012]</ref> and faces [[Ken Vaughn]] in the June 12 Republican primary.
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Perkins has opposed a Vaughn budget plan as cutting too many public-sector workers and instead wants to limit government "at a system level."<ref name="waex"/>
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 01:03, 10 June 2012

Chris Perkins
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Virginia, District 11
PartyRepublican
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army
Personal
ProfessionArmy colonel (ret.)
Websites
Campaign website
Chris Perkins is a 2012 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 11th Congressional District of Virginia.

Perkins is a retired Army colonel[1] and small-business owner.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

According to his website, Perkins' campaign platform includes the following issues</ref> and small-business owner.[3]:

  • End bailouts
  • Improve training for the unemployed
  • Increase domestic energy production

Elections

2012

See also: Virginia's 11th congressional district elections, 2012

Perkins is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Virginia's 11th District. He is seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket[4] and faces Ken Vaughn in the June 12 Republican primary.

Perkins has opposed a Vaughn budget plan as cutting too many public-sector workers and instead wants to limit government "at a system level."[1]

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