George Miller (California politician)

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George Miller III (born May 17, 1945) is an American politician who served as a United States Representative from California from 1975 until his retirement in 2015.wikipedia
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No Child Left Behind Act

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With that committee's chairman and their Senate counterparts, Miller helped draft the No Child Left Behind Act in 2001 and 2002.
It was coauthored by Representatives John Boehner (R-OH), George Miller (D-CA), and Senators Ted Kennedy (D-MA) and Judd Gregg (R-NH).

Democratic Party (United States)

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He is a member of the Democratic Party.
Within the party, the majority view is held by the Democratic leadership although some members such as John Conyers Jr., George Miller, Nick Rahall, Dave Obey, Pete Stark, Dennis Kucinich and Jim McDermott as well as former President Jimmy Carter are less or not supportive of Israel.

UC Davis School of Law

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He then attended the University of California, Davis School of Law (King Hall), where he received his Juris Doctor.

Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007

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In 2007, as chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee, Miller sponsored the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007, which was enacted into law as an amendment to another bill.
It was introduced into the House on January 5, 2007, by George Miller (D-CA) and it was passed by the House on January 10.

United States House Select Committee on Children, Youth, and Families

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Committee Chairman and Congress Member George Miller from California presided over the first hearing of the Committee on April 28, 1984 in Washington, D.C..

California's 7th congressional district

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Miller decided to run for the open seat, which had been renumbered from the 14th District to the 7th District in a mid-decade redistricting.

Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act

Miller sponsored the [[Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act (H.R. 2083; 113th Congress)|Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act]], a bill that would require school districts receiving federal funds to give all employees criminal background checks.
The Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act introduced into the House on May 22, 2013 by Rep. George Miller (D, CA-11).

Watergate Babies

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This helped get him a seat in the House at the age of 29, becoming one of the Watergate Babies.
"We came here to take the Bastille," recalled George Miller, who remained in Congress until 2015, one of the last Watergate Babies to retire.

Lytton Band of Pomo Indians

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In 2000, as ranking member of the House Resource Committee, Miller inserted an amendment to the Omnibus Indian Advancement Act that took an existing cardroom into federal trust for the Lytton Band of Pomo Indians.
With the assistance of the city of San Pablo and the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees Union, the Lyttons lobbied local Congressman George Miller to help turn Casino San Pablo into their reservation.

United States House Committee on Education and Labor

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In 2007, as chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee, Miller sponsored the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007, which was enacted into law as an amendment to another bill. From 2007 to 2011, Miller served as chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee.

Port Chicago disaster

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Miller has petitioned to clear the names of the sailors of the World War II Port Chicago disaster in which more than 200 black men were court-martialed and 50 convicted of mutiny for refusing to continue to load ammunition onto warships after a tremendous explosion killed hundreds.
In September 1999, the petition by Meeks was bolstered by 37 members of Congress including George Miller, the U.S. representative for the district containing the disaster site.

George Miller Jr.

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The son of liberal State Senator and Democratic Party leader George Miller, Jr., he was born in Richmond, California in 1945.
Miller was the father of U.S. Representative George Miller III.

Mark DeSaulnier

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In 2014 after George Miller announced his retirement, DeSaulnier announced his candidacy for California's 11th congressional district.

Diablo Valley College

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He graduated from Diablo Valley Community College and San Francisco State University.

California

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George Miller III (born May 17, 1945) is an American politician who served as a United States Representative from California from 1975 until his retirement in 2015.

Richmond, California

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The son of liberal State Senator and Democratic Party leader George Miller, Jr., he was born in Richmond, California in 1945.

San Francisco State University

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He graduated from Diablo Valley Community College and San Francisco State University.

California's 7th State Senate district

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After his father died on New Year's Day 1969, Miller ran in a March 1969 special election to succeed him as state senator for California's 7th State Senate district, but Republican John Nejedly defeated him 57% to 42%.