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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Political Blotter: New law relaxes rules at farmers' marketsRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... skilled and trained to meet the needs of the private sector and the entrepreneurial spirit of America." Rep. George Miller was at the signing too, as ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. He posted a Facebook item ...

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  6. Roosevelt Institute Honors Vice President Joseph Biden for Commitment...Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... include the presentation of the 2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt Distinguished Public Service Awards to Congressman George Miller, Senator Tom Harkin, and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro. These awards recognize men and women whose work reflects and inspires a ...

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. TCA: Amazon's 'Alpha House' Creator Garry Trudeau...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Deadline

    ... as The Omega House that's shared by Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois; Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-New York; and Rep. George Miller, D-California. The second season is set to show up in late October. The show has become a cameo stop for Washington - in ...

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  10. Boehner, Pelosi celebrate job training billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... July 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. Also pictured are Ranking Member of the House Education & Workforce Committee George Miller (D-CA) (2ndL), Chairman of the House Education & Workforce Committee John Kline (R-MN) (3rdL), Rep. Virginia Foxx ...

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  11. Kashkari shows up at confab to challenge BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | SFGate

    ... job of any right to a voice." Republicans including Kashkari and even some Democrats , including East Bay Rep. George Miller, have praised the decision, saying it would boost equality for millions of California children. Kashkari has challenged ...

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  12. Kashkari crashes event to challenge BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | SFGate

    ... job of any right to a voice." Republicans including Kashkari and even some Democrats , including East Bay Rep. George Miller, have praised the decision, saying it would boost equality for millions of California children. Kashkari has challenged ...

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  13. How FDR Helped Joe Biden Marry Jill -- And What Happened to All That Washington Traffic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... individuals whose careers have exemplified Roosevelt's values: Rep. Rosa DeLauro, Connecticut Democrat, Rep. George Miller, California Democrat, and retiring Sen. Tom Harkin, Iowa Democrat. Biden told the audience: "Barack and I have one objective: ...

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  14. The States Where Women Represent Most Of Minimum Wage WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... a bill to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 that was sponsored by Senator Tom Harkin and Congressman George Miller was voted down in the Senate, though Majority Leader Harry Reid promised to reintroduce the bill later this year. In the ...

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  15. Bipartisan Legislation Improves Transparency on College Costs,...Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    "These pieces of legislation will help to give students more and better information when considering and financing college," said Rep. , senior emocrat on the committee.

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  16. In Passing 3 Bills, House Panel Takes First Step to Renew Higher Education ActRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Chronicle.com

    ... for-profit colleges may receive from the federal government. In arguing for the refinancing provision, Rep. George Miller of California, the panel's top Democrat, said it was "common sense" to give student-loan borrowers the same rights as people ...

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  17. Congress rewrites jobs training lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Politico

    ... key members of the House and Senate education committees, including retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.), as well as Kline and Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.). Harkin praised the bill's "groundbreaking" policies that ...

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  18. Congress to Renew Decade-Old Workforce Development LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... with disabilities to prevent those individuals from being "funneled into sub-minimum wage jobs," said Rep. George Miller, D-Calif. The changes emphasize transition services for students with disabilities who are moving from secondary to ...

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  19. Officials Hope Multiemployer Pension Changes Will Be Enacted This YearRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... supports the concept of reforming the multiemployer pension system. Kline, with the committee's top Democrat, George Miller (Calif.), and other panel members, said in May, "We continue to work together to find common ground and a responsible ...

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  20. Senator DeSaulnier defends myth of local planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Halfway To Concord

    ... DeSaulnier is headed to the next stop of his political career in Washington D.C. next year to replace retiring George Miller. However, the facts show otherwise. When California Senate Bill 1818 (the housing element) went into effect in 2005 it was ...

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