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  1. Administration, allies push for minimum wage hikeRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... in his weekly address. Asked if he sees any recent movement among Republicans on the minimum wage, Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., said, "The Republicans are talking to us all the time about whether or not this is going to come up. I appreciate that ...

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  2. Administration, Allies Pushing For Minimum Wage HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Manufacturing.net

    ... in his weekly address. Asked if he sees any recent movement among Republicans on the minimum wage, Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., said, "The Republicans are talking to us all the time about whether or not this is going to come up. I appreciate that ...

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  3. Five times that President Obama went around CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... wage now stands at $7.25 and has not been raised since 2009. Why it stalled: Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, and Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., introduced a bill last year to increase the minimum wage to $9.80 and index it to inflation. The pair this year ...

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  4. Obama, allies push minimum wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    ... their push for congressional action on a higher minimum wage. Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez teamed with Rep. George Miller, the top Democrat on the House Education and Workforce Committee, for a lunchtime visit with kitchen workers at a local ...

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  5. Administration, allies push for minimum wage hikeAdministration,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... push for congressional action on a higher minimum wage. Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez teamed up with Rep. George Miller, the top Democrat on the House Education and Workforce Committee, for a lunchtime visit with kitchen workers at a local ...

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  6. Sec. of Labor Toured Sweetgreen, Discussed Raising Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | NBC Washington

    Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez and Congressman George Miller visited sweetgreen in Dupont Circle Monday to discuss raising the minimum wage.

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  7. President, Perez Team Up on Raising Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... House of Representatives. Asked if he sees any recent movement among Republicans on the minimum wage, Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., said, "The Republicans are talking to us all the time about whether or not this is going to come up. I appreciate ...

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  8. Rep. Miller calls on acting VA secretary to investigate if laws were brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | CNN

    Following a report from CNN, the chair of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs Jeff Miller, R-Florida, is calling on the acting secretary of Veterans Affairs to investigate whether VA employees broke the law.

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  9. Capitol Alert: AM Alert: Senate votes on Steinberg replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... emerged. A nascent campaign by Sen. Mark DeSaulnier , D-Concord, was abandoned when he got a shot at Rep. George Miller's seat in Congress, and Democrats quickly settled the leadership debate during a caucus meeting the next day. VIDEO: A court ...

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  10. HOH: Tom Harkin, George Miller Score Cupcake Title IX Send-OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Roll Call

    The American Association of University Women is sad to see retiring lawmakers Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, and Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., California, but wants to watch them have a blast doing so at a reception featuring bubbly and gourmet baked goods.

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  11. Politicians have little to say on teacher tenureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | SFGate

    ... work even more challenging than it already is." In contrast to most state pols, retiring Democratic Rep. George Miller of Martinez, a longtime education advocate, wasn't the least shy about stating his feelings. "I believe in job security, but if ...

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  12. Politicians don't make a peep on teacher tenure rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... work even more challenging than it already is." In contrast to most state pols, retiring Democratic Rep. George Miller of Martinez, a longtime education advocate, wasn't the least shy about stating his feelings. "I believe in job security, but if ...

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  13. Philmore Graham, Omega Boys and Girls Club founder, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... you can and don't try to do any more than that. You're not God.' It gave me a better perspective." Congressman George Miller, who paid tribute to Graham in 2008, said in an email Friday afternoon that "Philmore was a true champion of young people ...

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Philmore Graham, Omega Boys and Girls Club founder, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... you can and don't try to do any more than that. You're not God.' It gave me a better perspective." Congressman George Miller, who paid tribute to Graham in 2008, said emailed Friday afternoon that "Philmore was a true champion of young people and a ...

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  17. NCAA hires new lobbyists for amateurism fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Politico

    ... officials to the Hill to discuss the issue. "We've been over this and over this and over this," Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.) said at the hearing. "You can rail against unionization, but you better address the problem. You can keep defending it, but ...

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  18. The fall of teachers unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Politico

    ... But the judge's rhetoric clearly hit a nerve. Education Secretary Arne Duncan hailed the ruling. So did Rep. George Miller, a leading Democratic voice on education policy in Congress. He called the union policies "indefensible." A New York Times ...

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  19. With California tenure ruling, a Democratic divideRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Washington Post

    When a California judge struck down tenure and other job protections for teachers this week, Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Rep. George Miller both applauded, revealing fissures in the once-solid alliance between labor unions and the Democratic party.

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  20. Bay Area nonprofit wins state teacher tenure lawsuitRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... layoff of a gifted junior teacher is a "lose-lose" situation for both that teacher and students. Congressman George Miller, D-Martinez, the senior Democrat on the House Education and Workforce Committee, applauded the decision. "This is an historic ...

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