Personnel File

Mark Miller

Mark Miller (Dem.), 16th Senate District

Born Boston, MA, February 1, 1943. Graduate Middleton H.S.; B.S. UW-Madison; Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BUILLD) 1999; Flemming Fellows Leadership Institute 2002. Former military pilot; Wis. Air National Guard, 1966-95 (ret. Lt. Colonel); former real estate property manager. Dane County Bd. of Health 1998-2004; Bd. of Health for Madison and Dane Co. 2004-07. Dane Co. Board of Supervisors 1996-2000.

Elected to Assembly 1998-2002; elected to Senate 2004; reelected since 2008. Minority Leader 2011; Majority Caucus Chairperson 2007. Biennial Senate committee assignments: 2013 — Elections and Urban Affairs; Energy, Consumer Protection, and Government Reform; Natural Resources; Jt. Legislative Council (since 2005). 2011 — Senate Org.; Jt. Com. on Employment Relations; Jt. Com. on Legislative Organization. 2009 — Environment (chp.); Jt. Com. on Finance (co-chp. since 11/5/07, mbr. 2007). 2007 — Environment and Natural Resources (chp.). 2005 — Agriculture and Insurance; Campaign Finance Reform and Ethics; Jt. Com. for Review of Administrative Rules; Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Bd. (also 2003). Assembly committee assignments: 2003 — Children and Families (since 1999); Health (since 1999); Natural Resources (also 2001); Veterans and Military Affairs; Environmental Education Bd. (also 2001). 2001 — Environment. 1999 — Campaigns and Elections; Consumer Affairs; Public Health.

Telephone: Office: (608) 266-9170; District: (608) 221-2701.
E-mail: Sen.Miller@legis.wisconsin.gov
Voting address: Monona 53716.
Mailing address: Office: Room 7 South, State Capitol, P.O. Box 7882, Madison 53707-7882.

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With Elections Just a Year Away, Legislature Abandons Wisconsin Families
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With Elections Just a Year Away, Legislature Abandons Wisconsin Families

Industrial Acid Mining Bill Will Put Public Health at Risk for Generations

Walker picks Foxconn over Wisconsin  schools and roads
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Walker picks Foxconn over Wisconsin schools and roads

Senate Democratic leaders released the following statements critical of Gov. Scott Walker’s decision to sign the largest taxpayer giveaway to a foreign corporation in U.S. history

Former federal prosecutor Josh Kaul raises over $170,000
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Former federal prosecutor Josh Kaul raises over $170,000

Announces endorsements from Pocan, Moore, and others from across Wisconsin

National Voting Rights Leader Highlights Need to Keep Up Fight Against GOP Efforts to Rig Elections
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National Voting Rights Leader Highlights Need to Keep Up Fight Against GOP Efforts to Rig Elections

Wisconsin Has Been Ground Zero in Coordinated Effort to Restrict Access to Voting ... And An Example of How to Fight Back

The State of Politics: Governor’s Race Influences Budget
The State of Politics

Governor’s Race Influences Budget

Joint Finance Democrats raise issues that could be used against Walker.

Op Ed: Water Bill Violates Constitution
Op Ed

Water Bill Violates Constitution

Big Ag could pump water — forever — from high-capacity wells.

Senator Miller’s Statement on Privatizing Public Waters
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Senator Miller’s Statement on Privatizing Public Waters

"I expected better out of my Republican colleagues today and I am sorely disappointed in their actions."

Statement on Senate Democratic Leadership Election
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Statement on Senate Democratic Leadership Election

“I am honored that my colleagues have once again entrusted me with the responsibility of serving as Senate Democratic Leader.”

Democrats Warn of Consequences on the Eve of the Death of the Government Accountability Board
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Democrats Warn of Consequences on the Eve of the Death of the Government Accountability Board

Democrats highlight Scott Walker and the Republicans' dismantling of the non partisan Government Accountability Board.

Conservation Scorecard Shows Record Attacks on Water, Air, and Land
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Conservation Scorecard Shows Record Attacks on Water, Air, and Land

Conservation Scorecard 2015-2016 Released

The 2015-2016 Legislative session has been full of missed opportunities
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The 2015-2016 Legislative session has been full of missed opportunities

Statement by Senator Mark Miller

The State of Politics: Five Years After Act 10
The State of Politics

Five Years After Act 10

Most players in the contentious Act 10 drama have since moved on to other positions.

WMC Tail Wags WEDC Dog – Hot Dogs Leave
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WMC Tail Wags WEDC Dog – Hot Dogs Leave

“I don’t know what’s more absurd, that WMC is running WEDC or that that they knowingly abandoned Oscar Mayer’s thousands of families.”

Lobbyists Oppose Various Bills Limiting Voting

Lobbyists Oppose Various Bills Limiting Voting

Bills with photo ID, limiting absentee voting, making it tougher to register -- got scant support from lobbyists.

Wisconsin Urban and Rural Transit Association news conference
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Wisconsin Urban and Rural Transit Association news conference

As part of Wisconsin Transit Week, which was declared by Wisconsin State Governor Scott Walker, the week of March 3rd, key transportation organizations will be holding a news conference.

Murphy’s Law: The Rise of Chris Larson
Murphy’s Law

The Rise of Chris Larson

Is he a young liberal heavyweight? Or a punching bag for Republicans?