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  1. Billionaire Spent Millions In Charity, But Avoided Mine FinesRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... than 500 were the kinds of violations that were common in mine disasters, accidents and deaths. Congressman George Miller (D-Calif.), the ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, said he thinks Justice's wealth shows ...

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  2. Concha: With Allies Retiring and Caricature Growing, Should Nancy Pelosi Retire?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Mediaite.com

    ... would never vote her out. But her House allies are leaving in the form of Representatives Henry Waxman (D-CA), George Miller (D-CA) and Jim Moran (D-VA) all retiring. Even her longtime internal strategist ( Jennifer Crider ) has already left, taking ...

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  3. Obama Administration Issues No Child Left Behind Waiver Renewal GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Switched

    ... on education issues, have chided the White House for its handling of the waivers. In February, Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.), who helped write NCLB and is retiring this year, joined other lawmakers in sending Duncan a letter voicing concerns that ...

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  4. 'Alpha House' Blends Its Political Satire With HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | National Journal

    ... very broad. The premise of the show, of course, comes from the real-life Capitol Hill house owned by George Miller and long shared with the likes of Leon Panetta, Chuck Schumer, Dick Durbin, and Bill Delahunt. Trudeau and Alter gave it the twist of ...

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  5. Hugs, not tears, as Dems lick their woundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Hill

    ... by less than 1,000 votes, making the race too close to call even a week after voters went to the polls. Rep. George Miller had a different reason for joining the embraces: The California Democrat is retiring next year after four decades in the lower ...

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  6. Pack Up Your Troubles: Members Begin Moving OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... retiring members, and members who lost their primaries, have been packing up their offices for months. Rep. George Miller's staff began slowly boxing up items when the California Democrat announced his retirement in January. But after Congress left ...

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  7. Political Blotter: Garamendi makes play for House Transportation Committee leadership postRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Pedro, who has less. The ink isn't dry yet on Democrat Mark DeSaulnier's win in the election to succeed Rep. George Miller in the 11th Congressional District, but the jockeying for DeSaulnier's state Senate seat is already under way. Walnut Creek ...

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  8. George Miller Regional Trail Dedication Is Saturday In MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    Carquinez Regional Shoreline Nejedly Staging Area Carquinez Scenic Drive, Martinez Saturday, November 8, 2014 10:30 am to noon Parking: See directions below Join the East Bay Regional Park District and special guests as we celebrate the re-opening of this important addition to the San Francisco Bay Trail, renamed in honor of Congressman George Miller. The trail was a part of the historic Carquinez Scenic Drive which closed to vehicles due to landslides in 1983.

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  9. Meuser is first to jump into special State Senate election, Bonilla will also runRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    ... seat," she stated in an interview, today. "I had planned to run in 2016 and everything was accelerated due to George Miller's retirement. We're just in the beginning stages of developing the campaign." When asked why she wanted to be in the State ...

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  10. With Republican Gains, Adjuncts May Struggle to Keep Foothold on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Chronicle.com

    ... of adjunct instructors' working conditions by members of both parties. The committee's top Democrat, Rep. George Miller of California, responded by having its staff establish an online forum for adjunct instructors and to write an unprecedented ...

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  11. Leaving Congress, but still collecting checks from taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Channel3000

    ... them are already in their 80's, so they probably won't draw a pension for many years. But California Democrat George Miller, who is retiring after 40 years in the House, is only 69. And the pensions that lawmakers get are defined benefit plans, ...

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  12. Mike Honda holds close lead over Ro Khanna in Silicon Valley House battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Tue Phan, a retired immigration judge from Danville, to fill the 11th District seat being vacated by Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, who is retiring after 40 years in the House. Khanna's supporters gathered to watch returns Tuesday night at the ...

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  13. Honda's holds close lead in closely watched Silicon Valley House battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Tue Phan, a retired immigration judge from Danville, to fill the 11th District seat being vacated by Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, who is retiring after 40 years in the House. Khanna's supporters gathered to watch returns Tuesday night at the ...

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  14. In One Election Cycle, Congress Loses a Number of Higher-Ed StalwartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Chronicle.com

    ... their strongest advocates. Here's a look at who will be leaving, and who will be trying to fill their shoes. George Miller (Democrat, California): The top Democrat on the House education committee and its former chair, Mr. Miller has been a longtime ...

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  15. Honda takes early lead over Khanna in closely watched Silicon Valley House battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Tue Phan, a retired immigration judge from Danville, to fill the 11th District seat being vacated by Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, who is retiring after 40 years in the House. Khanna's supporters gathered to watch returns Tuesday night at the ...

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  16. Honda takes early lead over KhannaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Tue Phan, a retired immigration judge from Danville, to fill the 11th District seat being vacated by Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, who is retiring after 40 years in the House. Khanna's supporters gathered to watch returns Tuesday night at the ...

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  17. Honda-KhannaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Tue Phan, a retired immigration judge from Danville, to fill the 11th District seat being vacated by Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, who is retiring after 40 years in the House. Rep. Mike Honda talks to supporters at his election night party at ...

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  18. Pelosi Election Day lunch not quite a partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Connolly (Va.) , Hank Johnson (Ga.), Chris Van Hollen (Md.), John Tierney (Mass.), who lost his primary, and George Miller (Calif.), who is retiring. We can confirm that Miller, apparently already on retirement time, strolled in about 40 minutes ... 24 comments

  19. Good news for the Bay Trail in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | City of Richmond

    ... ny included the Fourth Bore of the Caldecott Tunnel, the Devil's Slide Tunnel Project & Trail, and Congressman George Miller, so TRAC was in great company.

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  20. Contra Costa Times editorial: Don't let this election pass you by; it's too importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... be the beginning of a Republican push into state offices? Who will take the reins from longtime Congressman George Miller in the House District 11 race? You can decide. There are numerous local races that will shape your community for years to come. ...

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