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  1. Why Do Some Conservative Groups Oppose a Ban on Restraining Kids in Schools?Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... say it hasn't caused a disabled student exodus, nor has it increased injuries at those schools. U.S. Rep. George Miller, a democrat from California, told ProPublica that young people "die in restraint and seclusion." NPR cites a 2009 study by the ...

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  2. House lawmakers call for bipartisanship to aid multiemployer plansRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Business Insurance

    ... plans," Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, and Reps. George Miller, D-Calif., Phil Roe, R-Tenn., and John Tierney, D-Mass., said in a statement Monday. "We continue to work together to find common ...

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  3. Honda votes 'no' on adding FDR's prayer to WWII memorialRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... way, including two Bay Area Democrats, the often-nonconformist Rep. Barbara Lee of Oakland and lame-duck Rep. George Miller of Martinez. But the only local "no" vote came from Honda, who faces a re-election challenge in November from fellow Democrat ...

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  4. 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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  5. 6/28/2014Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Digby

    ... measure and Democrats opposing it, except for Rep. Jim Costa (D-Fresno), who backed the bill. Democratic Reps. George Miller of Martinez and Grace Napolitano of Norwalk did not vote. This is why many rich Republicans in Santa Barbara and around the ...

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  6. Gordon Klingenschmitt: Coming to Colorado's Capitol?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... lot of contentious stuff on the Democratic side. (image sources: Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior, directed by George Miller, and Gordon Klingenschmitt's own show "Pray in Jesus Name"). Photochopping done by the Apostle of Carlin, badly. But I think many ...

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  7. Meet the Groups Fighting Against Limits on Restraining School KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... the use of restraints to emergencies. "We've had young people die in restraint and seclusion," U.S. Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., told ProPublica. "I don't know how much more serious it has to get." Prominent Republicans say that even if restraints ...

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  8. Rep. George Miller: Vergara decision recognizes that students must come firstRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Earlier this month, a judge in Los Angeles issued one of the most significant legal decisions in decades -- affirming the right of all children in California to receive an equal education.

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  9. House approves bill to allow new drilling off CaliforniaRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... the measure and Democrats opposing it, except for Rep. Jim Costa, who backed the bill. Democratic Reps. George Miller and Grace F. Napolitano did not vote. The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and ...

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  10. Former Obama Staffers Lead Charge Against Teachers UnionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... This campaign may mark a new divide in the Democratic Party regarding education. California Democratic Rep. George Miller wrote regarding the Vergara decision that , "School districts nationwide have policies in place that mirror those challenged in ...

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  11. Rangel Survives Tough Primary Challenge to Assure 23rd TermRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | News Max

    ... in on his own terms, like the trio of long-serving congressmen exiting this term: Reps. John Dingell, D-Mich., George Miller, D-Calif., and Henry. Waxman, D-Calif. When Rangel first came into office in 1971, his 13th District was the seat of black ...

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  12. Tony Thurmond for Assembly Announces Endorsements from Berkeley City...Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... Assembly, District 15. Worthington, Newport and other Berkeley leaders join leading Democrats like Congressman George Miller, Attorney General Kamala Harris, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, State Senators Mark DeSaulnier, Mark De Leon and Norma Torres, ...

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  13. NorCal lawmakers call for opening up secret drought bill negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Indybay.org

    ... and they deserve a public discussion of the merits of the legislation being considered." Photo of Congressman George Miller, courtesy of George Miller's Office. NorCal lawmakers call for opening up secret drought bill negotiations by Dan Bacher Six ...

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  14. House panel grills college leaders on unionizationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... and the use of athletes' names and likenesses. The ongoing saga prompted the committee's top Democrat, George Miller (Calif.), to forcefully say in an off-the-cuff closing statement that seemed addressed at Muir, Starr and college officials ...

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  15. The Buzz: California Legislature delays ban on alligator productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... water negotiations, and urged Sen. Dianne Feinstein to open up the talks. Signed by Reps. Jared Huffman, George Miller, John Garamendi, Jerry McNerney, Doris Matsui and Mike Thompson, the letter asked for "public and transparent negotiations" ...

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  16. Political Blotter: Rep. George Miller fetedRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics . Rep. George Miller, retiring at the end of this year after 40 years in the House, will pick up awards as part of a victory lap that could last ...

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  17. Dems ask Feinstein, Boxer to open up drought-bill talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | SFGate

    ... regulations to make it easier to move water south during the drought. Reps. Jared Huffman of San Rafael, George Miller of Martinez, Mike Thompson of St. Helena, John Garamendi of Walnut Grove (Sacramento County), Jerry McNerney of Stockton and Doris ...

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  18. Capitol Alert: Northern California Dems want open door on California water talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... this drought crisis should be transparent," the members wrote. The letter was signed by Reps. Jared Huffman , George Miller , J ohn Garamendi , Jerry McNerney , Doris Matsui , and Mike Thompson . Feinstein sent her own letter to Huffman on Monday, ...

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  19. Political Blotter: Rep. George Miller fetedRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics . Rep. George Miller, retiring at the end of this year after 40 years in the House, will pick up awards as part of a victory lap that could last ...

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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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