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  1. Fight inequality - schedule fair work hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | SFGate

    Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., leaves the House chamber after the final vote on a massive $1.1 trillion spending bill, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.

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  2. US job-training review emphasizes data, employersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... 2014. He is flanked by Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., at far right, Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., left, with Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., looking over the president's shoulder at center right. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) As the U.S. economy adds new ...

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  3. The Re-Education of Rick NolanRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... 2013 appropriations bill that funded the Department of Veterans Affairs. None of the other dissenters - Reps. George Miller of California, Karen Bass of California and John Conyers Jr. of Michigan - faced difficult re-election battles. But for ...

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  4. Congress makes play for NCAA - Biden releases jobs training report...Read the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Politico

    ... a prominent outside lobbying firm, which appears to be a first. "I guess they think they're in trouble," Rep. George Miller, ranking member of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, told POLITICO. "People who don't think they're in trouble ...

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  5. Physical and sexual abuse: A harsh reality facing your schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | District Administration

    ... and sexually abused a child. As with most highly visible events, there are post-crisis criticisms. Congressman George Miller recently stated that schools are not doing enough to protect kids and the GAO report stated that schools can do more to ...

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  6. California Poised for Change as Retirement Looms for IncumbentsRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | News Max

    ... be a generational shift. The Gen X-ers are going to take over in California." After 40 years in Congress, Rep. George Miller, 69, bowed out this year, with relative newcomer state Sen. Mark DeSaulnier, 62, serving since 2008, holding a commanding ...

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  7. Democrats Treated Better in House than Republicans in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Point of View

    ... of appropriations amendments: "It's better than nothing but it's a poor substitute for open Congress." Rep. George Miller (Calif.), a veteran House Democrat, said the open appropriations rules are just for show. "That's just camouflage," he said. ...

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  8. Tom Kacich: Meager amounts from local donors to Davis, CallisRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... Callis were California Rep. Anna Eshoo, $2,000; plus another $2,000 from her Peninsula PAC; California Rep. George Miller's Solidarity PAC, $3,000; New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone, $2,000; Wisconsin Rep. Gwen Moore's Giving Willingly Empowering ...

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  9. NYTimes Profiles The "Part-Time Hell" Offered To American WorkersRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... "on-call" and other abusive but widespread practices which throw peoples' lives into turmoil. Representative George Miller from California also plans to introduce legislation at the Federal level this summer to rein in such practices. Of course, ...

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  10. New Data Show Faster Job Growth in States With Higher Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Time

    U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, second left, and Representative George Miller visit a Sweetgreen restaurant to discuss minimum wage, June 16, 2014 at Dupont Circle in Washington, DC.

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  11. Tehiyah head of school steps down after seven yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... from the U.S. Department of Education. Earlier this year, Tehiyah received a Congressional award from Rep. George Miller (D-Contra Costa County). However, like other Jewish day schools, Tehiyah is dealing with declining enrollment, staff turnover ...

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  12. Who Will Speak Against This Abuse Of American Workers?Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... involve school or family or additional employment to supplement their current meager wages. Representative George Miller of California, the senior Democrat on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, plans to introduce legislation this ...

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  13. Legislation aims to protect employees with changing schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | ABA Journal

    ... is important to keep women engaged in the labor force," she said. A Democratic congressman from California, George Miller, plans to introduce legislation this summer addressing work schedules, though he gives it little chance of passing in a House ...

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  14. Feds pressuring business to rescue Obama and Dems from another failure of OCareRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... measures, arguing that they represent improper government intrusion into private operations. Representative George Miller of California, the senior Democrat on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, plans to introduce legislation this ...

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  15. U.S. moves to curtail employers' harsh scheduling practicesRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... part-timers want more hours. Some San Francisco lawmakers are seeking to enact a similar regulation. Rep. George Miller of California, the senior Democrat on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, plans to introduce legislation this ...

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  16. Congressmen support Catawba in casino plansRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... in the state. In recent letters to the Interior Department, Congressman Jim Moran (D-Virginia), Congressman George Miller (D-Calif.) and former Democratic Congressman and New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson said now is the time for the federal ...

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  17. Dan Morain: An old photo, money, blurred lines, architecture and ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... in 2012, came in first in the 11th Congressional District primary, all but ensuring he will replace Rep. George Miller, a Democratic lion who represented the Contra Costa County district for four decades. He is 6 and dressed in his Sunday best, ...

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  18. Whither Bangladesh Garments Industry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... by representatives from GOB, BGMEA, AFL-CIO, ILO, and Office of US Trade Representative, and Congressman George Miller, Ambassador Dan Mozena, and Tofail Ahmed, Commerce Minister of Bangladesh. As expected, in the aftermath of Tazreen and Rana Plaza ...

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  19. Push on to shape part-time work rulesRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... hours to support their families. Some San Francisco lawmakers are seeking to enact a similar regulation. Rep. George Miller of California, the senior Democrat on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, plans to introduce legislation to ...

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  20. Congress Opens Inquiry Into Haslam Administration's $300M OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... made to Volkswagen that appeared to have hinged on VW's talks with the United Auto Workers. Reps. George Miller (D-Calif.), senior Democrat on the House Education and the Workforce Committee, and John Tierney (D-Mass.), ranking member on the Health, ...

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