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}}{{tnr}}'''Ralph Bradley "Brad" Miller''' (b. May 19, 1953) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[United States House of Representatives]] from [[North Carolina]]. Miller was elected by voters from [[North Carolina's 13th congressional district]].
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{{tnr}}'''Ralph Bradley "Brad" Miller''' (b. May 19, 1953) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[United States House of Representatives]] from [[North Carolina]]. Miller was elected by voters from [[North Carolina's 13th congressional district]].
  
 
On January 26, 2012, Miller announced he would not seek re-election in 2012.<ref>[http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/post/north-carolina-democrat-brad-miller-wont-seek-reelection/2012/01/26/gIQAFZmtSQ_blog.html ''Washington Post'' "North Carolina Democrat Brad Miller won’t seek reelection," January 26, 2012]</ref>
 
On January 26, 2012, Miller announced he would not seek re-election in 2012.<ref>[http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/post/north-carolina-democrat-brad-miller-wont-seek-reelection/2012/01/26/gIQAFZmtSQ_blog.html ''Washington Post'' "North Carolina Democrat Brad Miller won’t seek reelection," January 26, 2012]</ref>
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Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by ''GovTrack'', Miller is a "[[GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking|rank-and-file Democrat]]".<ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/r_miller/400280 ''Gov Track'' "Bradley “Brad” Miller" Accessed April 22, 2012]</ref>
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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
 
Miller was born in Fayetteville, [[North Carolina]]. He earned his B.A. from the University of [[North Carolina]], Chapel Hill in 1975, his M.S. from the London School of Economics in 1978, and his J.D. from Columbia University in 1979.<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=m001154 ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress'' "MILLER, Brad, (1953 - )"]</ref>
 
Miller was born in Fayetteville, [[North Carolina]]. He earned his B.A. from the University of [[North Carolina]], Chapel Hill in 1975, his M.S. from the London School of Economics in 1978, and his J.D. from Columbia University in 1979.<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=m001154 ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress'' "MILLER, Brad, (1953 - )"]</ref>
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==Career==
 
==Career==
 
After earning his degrees, Miller worked as an attorney in private practice. He was also a member of the [[North Carolina House of Representatives]] from 1992 to 1994, and a member of the [[North Carolina State Senate]] from 1996 to 2002.<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=m001154 ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress'' "MILLER, Brad, (1953 - )"]</ref>
 
After earning his degrees, Miller worked as an attorney in private practice. He was also a member of the [[North Carolina House of Representatives]] from 1992 to 1994, and a member of the [[North Carolina State Senate]] from 1996 to 2002.<ref>[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=m001154 ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress'' "MILLER, Brad, (1953 - )"]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===U.S. House===
 
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**Subcommittee on Energy and Environment (Ranking Member)
 
**Subcommittee on Energy and Environment (Ranking Member)
 
**Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight<ref>[http://science.house.gov/subcommittees ''Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Ralph M. Hall, Chairman'' "Subcommittees"]</ref>
 
**Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight<ref>[http://science.house.gov/subcommittees ''Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Ralph M. Hall, Chairman'' "Subcommittees"]</ref>
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==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 
===Political positions===
 
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===Sponsored legislation===
 
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
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Miller will not seek re-election in [[United States House of Representatives elections in North Carolina, 2012|2012]].<ref>[http://www.digtriad.com/news/article/211108/57/Representative-Brad-Miller-Will-Not-Seek-Reelection?odyssey=tab|topnews|bc|large ''WFMY 2'' "Representative Brad Miller Will Not Seek Reelection," January 26, 2012]</ref>
 
Miller will not seek re-election in [[United States House of Representatives elections in North Carolina, 2012|2012]].<ref>[http://www.digtriad.com/news/article/211108/57/Representative-Brad-Miller-Will-Not-Seek-Reelection?odyssey=tab|topnews|bc|large ''WFMY 2'' "Representative Brad Miller Will Not Seek Reelection," January 26, 2012]</ref>
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
On November 2, 2010, Miller was re-elected to the [[United States House]] for a fifth term. He defeated William "Bill" Randall ([[Republican|R]]).<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'' "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"]</ref>  
 
On November 2, 2010, Miller was re-elected to the [[United States House]] for a fifth term. He defeated William "Bill" Randall ([[Republican|R]]).<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'' "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"]</ref>  
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Brad + Miller + North Carolina + House'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Brad + Miller + North Carolina + House'''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://bradmiller.house.gov/ Representative Brad Miller] ''official U.S. House site''
 
*[http://bradmiller.house.gov/ Representative Brad Miller] ''official U.S. House site''
 
*[http://www.bradmiller.org/ Brad Miller for Congress] ''official campaign site''
 
*[http://www.bradmiller.org/ Brad Miller for Congress] ''official campaign site''
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Revision as of 02:09, 22 April 2012

Brad Miller
Brad Miller.jpg
U.S. House, North Carolina, District 13
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 2003-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 5, 2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Master'sLondon School of Economics
J.D.Columbia University
Personal
BirthdayMay 19, 1953
Place of birthFayetteville, North Carolina
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionEpiscopalian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Ralph Bradley "Brad" Miller (b. May 19, 1953) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from North Carolina. Miller was elected by voters from North Carolina's 13th congressional district.

On January 26, 2012, Miller announced he would not seek re-election in 2012.[1]

Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by GovTrack, Miller is a "rank-and-file Democrat".[2]

Biography

Miller was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina. He earned his B.A. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 1975, his M.S. from the London School of Economics in 1978, and his J.D. from Columbia University in 1979.[3]

Career

After earning his degrees, Miller worked as an attorney in private practice. He was also a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives from 1992 to 1994, and a member of the North Carolina State Senate from 1996 to 2002.[4]

Committee assignments

U.S. House

2011-2012

Miller serves on the following committees:[5]

Issues

Political positions

Specific Votes

Percentage voting with party

January 2012

Brad Miller voted with the Democratic Party 93.4% of the time, which ranked 78th among the 192 House Democratic members as of January 2012.[8]

Elections

2012

Miller will not seek re-election in 2012.[9]

2010

On November 2, 2010, Miller was re-elected to the United States House for a fifth term. He defeated William "Bill" Randall (R).[10]

U.S. House, North Carolina Congressional District 13 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrad Miller Incumbent 55.5% 116,103
     Republican William "Bill" Randall 44.5% 93,099
Total Votes 209,202

Campaign donors

2010

Breakdown of the source of Miller's campaign funds before the 2010 election.
Miller was re-elected to the U.S. House in 2010 for a fifth term. His campaign committee raised a total of $930,351 and spent $899,442.[11]
U.S. House, North Carolina, 2010 - Brad Miller Campaign Contributions
Total Raised $930,351
Total Spent $899,442
Total Raised by General Election Opponent $200,449
Total Spent by General Election Opponent $198,055
Top contributors to Brad Miller's campaign committee
American Assn for Justice$10,000
Communications Workers of America$10,000
Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers$10,000
Machinists/Aerospace Workers Union$10,000
National Assn of Home Builders$10,000
Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee
Lawyers/Law Firms$115,350
Insurance$55,500
Retired$51,781
Public Sector Unions$46,500
Industrial Unions$45,000

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Brad + Miller + North Carolina + House

All stories may not be relevant to this official due to the nature of the search engine.

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Personal

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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U.S. House of Representatives - North Carolina, District 13
2003–Present
Succeeded by
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North Carolina State Senate
1996-2002
Succeeded by
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North Carolina House of Representatives
1992-1994
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