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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), right, before speaking to the media flanked by Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD), left, and Rep. George Miller (D-CA), center, in Washington, DC.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), right, before speaking to the media flanked by Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD), left, and Rep. George Miller (D-CA), center, in Washington, DC.

California Capitol Pipeline to Congress

Updated at 12:55 pm EST No sooner had Rep. George Miller announced his retirement Jan. 13 than another California Democrat, state Sen. Mark DeSaulnier, announced plans to succeed him. DeSaulnier’s interest is understandable. Miller has been in the House since...

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House Committee on Education and the Workforce Raning Member Rep. George Miller (D-CA) addresses supporters of the Head Start Program during a rally to call for an end to the partial federal government shut down and fund the comprehensive education, health and nutrition service for low-income children and their families outside the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 2, 2013.

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House Committee on Education and the Workforce Raning Member Rep. George Miller (D-CA) addresses supporters of the Head Start Program during a rally to call for an end to the partial federal government shut down and fund the comprehensive education, health and nutrition service for low-income children and their families outside the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 2, 2013.

Bloomberg by the Numbers: 15

That’s how many current members of Congress have spent at least half their lives there. The list includes Rep. George Miller, a California Democrat who announced yesterday that the present 113th Congress will be his last. Miller, a close ally...

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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney confers with advisers on board his campaign plane on Oct. 1, 2012.

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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney confers with advisers on board his campaign plane on Oct. 1, 2012.

Romney-Inspired Tax-Hike Idea Put on Back Burner

Written with Kathleen Hunter A tax-increase proposal inspired by Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s portfolio won’t be included in a plan by Senate Democrats to avert automatic spending cuts as of March 1, a Democratic aide said. The proposal would impose limits...

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