In The News

Nov 19, 2013 | East Bay Express

Alternative to Governor’s Giant Water Tunnels Plan Would Be $6 Billion Cheaper

State officials recently admitted that they had incorrectly analyzed an alternative proposal to Jerry Brown’s giant water tunnels plan, and now acknowledge that it would be $6 billion cheaper than the governor’s proposal.

Jul 22, 2013 | Politico

Republicans who got Farm Subsidies Targeted

House Democrats are targeting Republicans who receive farm subsidies but opposed a stripped-down farm bill with no food stamp assistance.

Jun 19, 2013 | Huffington Post

Innovation Austerity: Penny-wise and Pound-foolish

Unnecessary and onerous across-the-board budget cuts are particularly worrisome considering the unique effects of budget cuts on scientific research.

May 22, 2013 | Walnut Creek Patch

Walnut Creek Woman, Former Foster Care Youth, Meets Miller and Tours Capitol

Rep. George Miller participated in the Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day in Washington DC with Walnut Creek resident LaToya Mae Brown.

May 7, 2013 | San Jose Mercury News

Mercury News editorial: Bay Area can't afford to lose Delta water fight

There's no way voters can approve this plan until there's a full analysis of its costs and benefits compared with alternatives.

Apr 26, 2013 | Los Angeles Times

Congressional Democrats demand resignation of Brown appointee

Five Congressional Democrats have demanded the resignation of a top official in Gov. Jerry Brown's administration for comments the official allegedly made about the future of the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta.

Apr 18, 2013 | The Hill

House Democrats, restaurant owners backing minimum wage increases

Issues: Labor and Jobs

House Democrats are gathering support behind a proposal to raise the minimum wage for hourly and tipped workers.

Apr 11, 2013 | Contra Costa Times

Rep. George Miller: It's time to raise the federal minimum wage

Issues: Labor and Jobs

Rep. George Miller's Contra Costa Times op-ed on the need to raise the federal minimum wage

Apr 11, 2013 | Politico

Education demands tech upgrade

Issues: Education

Rep. George Miller and Bob Wise's op-ed in Politico regarding technology in the classroom