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  1. Exiting lawmakers admonish their colleagues in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... adding "shame on all of us" if Congress and the president fail to restore defense spending next year. Rep. George Miller, one of the last of the Democratic "Watergate babies" swept into office after President Richard Nixon resigned in 1974, takes a ...

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  2. Rep. George Miller, left, and House Minority LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... sending measure to U.S. Senate for debate. Rough Cut (No Reporter Narration.) Video provided by Reuters Rep. George Miller, left, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., leave a meeting of House Democrats on Capitol Hill on Dec. 11, 2014. ...

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  3. U.S. House passes $1.1 trillion government funding billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Representative George Miller depart after a House Democratic Caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Dec. 11. Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The House of Representatives passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill late on Thursday to fund most federal agencies through Sept. 30, the end of the current fiscal year.

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  4. House approves $1.1 trillion spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | New York Daily News

    U.S. House Speaker John Boehner walks to his office after passage of a spending bill on the House floor at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Rep. George Miller depart after a House Democratic Caucus meeting in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.

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  5. Obama and House Republicans join forces to pass $1.1T budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... icking time bomb," said Rep. John Kline, R-Minn. , who negotiated the agreement privately with Democratic Rep. George Miller of California, who is retiring after 40 years in Congress. The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. estimates that

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  6. Retail Workers 'Bill of Rights' Adopted in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Communications Workers of America

    ... workers by requiring that employers expand the hours of current workers before adding new employees. Reps. George Miller (D-Calif.) and Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.), have introduced a bill to help working families nationwide better balance their work ...

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  7. DOL finds massive wage theft in New York - California pension reform...Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Politico

    ... CLIFF MAY BE AVERTED IN LAME DUCK - From In These Times ' Cole Stangler: "Reps. John Kline (R-Minnesota) and George Miller (D-California), the highest-ranking members on the House Education and Workforce Committee, have brokered a last-minute deal ...

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  8. Dems on O-Care: Was it worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Hill

    ... needs probably some corrections and still rewards the insurance companies extensively," he added. Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.), another architect of ObamaCare, hailed the law as a historic achievement and strongly disagreed with Schumer and Harkin. ...

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  9. Worker Rights and the Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Art Voice

    ... Ordinance has also been introduced in Congress. The Schedules That Work Act is sponsored by Representatives George Miller (D-Calif.) and Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) in the House of Representatives with 27 cosponsors. Sens. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and ...

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  10. First significant rain brings battle over who gets the first dropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | SFGate

    ... This announcement drew an immediate and sharply worded response from Northern California Reps. Mike Thompson, George Miller, Jared Huffman, Doris Matsui, John Garamendi, Jerry McNerney and Ami Bera: "With just a few days left in the legislative ...

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  11. No Child Left Behind gets renewed focusRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Missourian

    ... said. Alexander takes over the chairmanship as two longtime Democratic education stalwarts, California Rep. George Miller and Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin, retire. Sen. Patty Murray of Washington, a former preschool teacher, is expected to be the Senate ...

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  12. It Is Time for a Retail Workers Bill of RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | The Nation

    ... With Just Hours" needs to go national. There has already been progress at the federal level, where Congressman George Miller, D-California, and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, D-Connecticut, have introduced the "Schedules That Work Act" (H.R. 5159). A ...

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  13. Tom Harkin - From Tiger Cages to PinochetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... moved to Washington where he worked to try to expose Pinochet's government. In 1976, Harkin along with Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., and former Rep. Toby Moffett, D-Conn., traveled to Chile to investigate claims of human rights abuses carried out by ...

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  14. George Miller, Contra Costa's liberal lion, leaves legacy invisit|article-5926326|News-nav-hcat|2Read the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | SFGate

    After more than 40 years of service, U.S. Rep. George Miller , with his wife Cynthia and son George IV, said at a news conference in Richmond in January that he would retire and would will not run for office again. Rep. George Miller was one of the speakers at a press conference that took place aboard the U.S.S. GEN WM Mitchell anchored off Benicia Ca.

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  15. Howard Coble, in rare move, turns down congressional pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... the pension benefit, if history is any indication. Kay Hagan of North Carolina, Saxby Chambliss of Georgia and George Miller of California will be eligible for estimated pensions of $16,000, $53,000 and $125,000 a year, respectively. WASHINGTON Like ...

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  16. Members of Congress rarely refuse pensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... on a retirement system that critics say is too generous and costs too much. After 40 years in the House, Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., will be eligible for a pension of $125,500. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., will retire after 20 years, qualifying ...

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  17. California congressional delegation loses wealth of experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Deseret News

    This Jan. 26, 2011 file photo shows Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., speaking during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. In terms of clout, California's congressional delegation is taking a double hit when a new Congress convenes in January.

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  18. California delegation loses wealth of experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... to pass a bill meant to curb climate change, which the Senate declined to consider. A fellow Democrat, Rep. George Miller, also is retiring after serving 20 terms. He helped push portions of the Affordable Care Act through his committee, Education ...

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  19. Why Some Shoppers Aren't Shopping on Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... have held food drives for each other. Last week, Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Representative George Miller of California, both Democrats, invited two workers from OUR Walmart to speak at a forum in Washington. According to the ...

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  20. On Black Friday, Americans Confront the Walmart 1%: Pay Employees a Living WageRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... inclusivity, appreciation and understanding. Last week, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Congressman George Miller (D-CA) spoke at a Congressional briefing to discuss a business model that some are calling the "Walmart Economy," defined as ...

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