John R. Miller

John Ripin Miller was an American politician, who was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1985 to 1993. He represented the of Washington as a Republican. While in Congress he championed human rights in the Soviet Union, China and South Africa. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John R. Miller has 141 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 House Highlight as a Republican Representative for Washington's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 1991 with 25 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1987 with an average of 1,752 views per program. Most appearances with Mickey Edwards (2), Slade Thomas Gorton III (2), Ben Garrido Blaz (2). Most common tags: Human Rights, Balanced Budget Amendment.

Appearances by Title:c. June 20, 2006 - Present Research Professor, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University

Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Scholar, Public Policy, Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars

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Chair, Board of Directors, Discovery Institute c. January 1, 2000 - c. January 1, 2003 Videos: 1 Director, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, Department of State c. July 22, 2004 - c. December 15, 2006 Videos: 5 U.S. Representative, R-WA 1st January 3, 1985 - January 3, 1993 Videos: 132 U.S. Representative, R-WA 1st April 2, 1917 - March 3, 1931 Videos: 1 c. January 4, 1993 - c. January 4, 1993 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • <em>A Crime So Monstrous</em>

    A Crime So Monstrous

    Ben Skinner talked about his book A Crime So Monstrous: Face-to-Face with Modern-Day Slavery, published by Free Press. In…

  • U.S. Refugee Program

    U.S. Refugee Program

    Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees and Migration Ellen Sauerbrey moderated a panel discussion on the U.S. refugee program. Former…

  • 2006 Trafficking in Persons Report

    2006 Trafficking in Persons Report

    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice released the sixth annual Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report. Following Secretary…

  • Trafficking in Persons Report

    Trafficking in Persons Report

    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice held a news conference to announce the release of the fifth annual Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report…

  • Human Trafficking Report

    Human Trafficking Report

    Secretary of State Colin Powell and State Department Officer John Miller spoke to reporters about an annual report on human…

  • Human Sex Trafficking

    Human Sex Trafficking

    Participants talked about international efforts to combat sex trafficking and issues of slavery. They also released a report…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former Ideology Rankings

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .


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