Craig Miller

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Craig Miller
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Florida, District 6
PartyRepublican
Education
High schoolCocoa High School
Bachelor'sFlorida Technological University (University of Central Florida)
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
CitationsAir Force Commendation Medal, Rank of Staff Sergeant
Websites
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Craig Miller ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Florida's 6th District. Miller was defeated by Ron DeSantis in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.[1]

Biography

Upon graduating from Cocoa High School, Miller volunteered to enlist in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. Miller was eventually deployed to Cam Rahn Bay in South Vietnam, winning the Air Force Commendation Medal and ultimately attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant before he concluded his military service.[2]

After beginning his college studies at the Florida State University and working part-time jobs in Tallahassee, Craig finished his degree at the Florida Technological University--now known as the University of Central Florida. He graduated from the school with a Business Administration major.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Florida's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

Miller ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Florida's 6th District. Miller sought the nomination on the Republican ticket.[3] The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was June 8, 2012. The primary elections were held on August 14, 2012. Miller was defeated by Ron DeSantis in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.[1]

Primary results

The primary took place on August 14.[4]

Republican Primary
Florida's 6th Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRon Desantis 38.8% 24,132
Fred Costello 22.8% 14,189
Beverly Slough 13.2% 8,229
Craig Miller 13.1% 8,113
Richard Clark 9.8% 6,090
Alec Pueschal 1.2% 739
William Billy Kogut 1% 628
Total Votes 62,120

Personal

Miller resides in Winter Park with his wife Susan.[2]

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