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Tricia Miller


Tricia Miller, an Iowa native, covers Midwestern Congressional campaigns for Roll Call. She came to the newspaper in 2008 and has also covered Capitol Hill life. Prior to joining Roll Call, Tricia worked as a campaign reporter covering former Sen. John Edwards’ second presidential campaign for NBC and National Journal and as a researcher for the Almanac of American Politics 2008.

Miller no longer works at Roll Call.

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Stories by Tricia Miller:

Senate Poll: Dewhurst Leads Texas Republicans

Jan. 19, 2011

With Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison’s announcement that she won’t run for re-election in 2012, Texas Republicans are lining up to take her place in the Senate. A new survey from the Democratic-leaning firm Public Policy Polling shows Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Rep. Ron Paul would lead the GOP field.

Retirements Shuffle 2012 Senate Landscape

Jan. 18, 2011

Sen. Kent Conrad’s decision to retire makes the 2012 Senate map a little easier for Republicans aiming to retake the Senate majority, and it shines a spotlight on Democrats who haven’t yet said whether they plan to seek re-election in what could be a tough cycle for the party.

Cao Retiring Debt at New Orleans Event

Jan. 18, 2011

Former Rep. Anh “Joseph” Cao (La.), one of two House Republicans to lose their re-election bids in 2010, is holding a debt retirement reception in February. For a suggested contribution of $500, supporters can meet with Cao in New Orleans on Thursday, Feb. 3. The most recent campaign finance report showed Cao was $34,000 in debt. …

Lugar Says He ‘Absolutely’ Will Seek Seventh Term

Jan. 18, 2011

Indiana Sen. Dick Lugar told reporters Tuesday that he “absolutely” will run for a seventh term, adding that he hasn’t even considered retirement.

RNC Elects Reince Priebus as New Chairman

Jan. 14, 2011

Wisconsin Republican wins the race after seven ballots.

Priebus Likely Moving to D.C.

Jan. 14, 2011

Sally Priebus, the wife of newly-elected Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, told Roll Call Friday that her family would probably relocate to Washington, D.C., from Kenosha, Wis., following his victory.

Priebus Leads for RNC Chairmanship After Wagner Drops Out

Jan. 14, 2011

After six rounds of voting, Wisconsin GOP Chairman Reince Priebus was just five votes short of the 85 votes needed to win the race for chairman of the Republican National Committee.

Reince Priebus Leads First Two RNC Ballots

Jan. 14, 2011

Michael Steele is still in second place to the Wisconsin Republican after the second round of balloting.

Eyes on Steele as RNC Race Goes to Multiple Ballots

Jan. 14, 2011

In the race between current Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele and everybody else, it appears everybody else is winning.

RNC Elections Begin Friday

Jan. 14, 2011

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — As the first days of the Republican National Committee’s winter meeting constitute the last days of the races for RNC offices and potentially the end of Chairman Michael Steele’s tenure, the meeting becomes a series of conversations between members.

Bill Clinton to Campaign with Rahm Emanuel in Chicago

Jan. 13, 2011

President Bill Clinton will appear at a campaign rally with Rahm Emanuel in Chicago next week.

RNC Panelists Hail Tea Party

Jan. 13, 2011

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Republicans on a morning panel on day two of the Republican National Committee’s winter meeting celebrated the party’s victories in 2010 but cautioned listeners not to get arrogant.

Republican Hopeful Is Exploring Conrad Challenge

Jan. 12, 2011

A North Dakota Republican told Roll Call that he is exploring the possibility of challenging Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad and has formed a committee to raise money as he eyes the prime 2012 race.

Tarryl Clark Targets Bachmann While Retaining Her E-Mail List

Jan. 11, 2011

Former state Sen. Tarryl Clark said she hasn’t decided what her next move will be after losing to Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann in November, but the Minnesota Democrat is keeping her e-mail list alive.

Advertising Truce Starts Fight in North Dakota

Jan. 10, 2011

A dispute broke out Monday in North Dakota over whether early 2012 political efforts have been paused out of sensitivity to Saturday’s deadly shooting in Arizona.

Political Campaigns on Hold

Jan. 10, 2011

A conservative group has shelved a planned ad campaign targeting Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad, pulling back from political activity in the wake of the weekend shootings in Arizona.

RNC’s Only Member of Congress Backs Cino for Top Spot

Jan. 7, 2011

Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo, the only Member of Congress who’s also a member of the Republican National Committee, endorsed former RNC official Maria Cino for RNC chairman on Friday afternoon.

168 RNC Members Have Power ... for a Week

Jan. 7, 2011

The race for Republican National Committee chairman could put a soap opera to shame.

Flood of Ads Hitting North Dakota Airwaves Early

Jan. 7, 2011

Democratic Sen. Kent Conrad, already under the glaring light of a hot re-election campaign, has plans to hit the airwaves even though the 2012 races have just begun.

First DCCC Recruitment Meeting Focuses on Next Steps

Jan. 6, 2011

Newly appointed members of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s leadership team got off to a quick start Thursday morning with a meeting on recruitment. After watching Republicans post a net gain of 63 seats in the 2010 elections, recruitment will be critical for Democrats in 2012.

Despite Boehner’s Calls, RNC Member Backs Another Hopeful

Jan. 6, 2011

Despite Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) calling Connecticut GOP Chairman Chris Healy to promote Maria Cino for chairman of the Republican National Committee, Healy has endorsed Saul Anuzis for chairman.

Iowa’s 2012 Shuffle: Five Members, Four Seats

Jan. 5, 2011

In a high-stakes game of musical chairs, all five members of Iowa’s House delegation plan to run for re-election in 2012, but the Hawkeye State will send only four of them to Congress following the next election.

Shop Talk: Gibbs Leaves White House as 2012ers Staff Up

Jan. 5, 2011

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs announced Wednesday he will be leaving the White House in early February. Along with giving the longtime spokesman for President Barack Obama a break, the move will allow Gibbs to help the president from the outside with the 2012 re-election campaign looming.

Boehner Making Calls for Maria Cino

Jan. 4, 2011

Speaker-designate John Boehner (R-Ohio) has made at least one call to advocate for Republican National Committee chairman candidate Maria Cino, quietly inserting himself into the crowded race just as he is about to assume the gavel.

Rahm Emanuel Clears Another Hurdle for Ballot

Jan. 4, 2011

Democratic mayoral candidate wins another round in court.

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