Miller, Stephen

Miller, Stephen,

1985–, American political consultant and government official, b. Santa Monica, Calif., B.A. Duke, 2007. A conservative Republican, Miller worked for the Senate Judiciary Committee and Senator Jeff SessionsSessions, Jeff
(Jefferson Beauregard Sessions 3d), 1946–, U.S. politician, b. Selma, Ala., grad. Huntingdon College, 1969, Univ. of Alabama law school, 1973. After spending time in private practice, he became assistant U.S. attorney (1975–77) and then U.S.
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 (2009–14), becoming Sessions's communications chief (2014–15). In 2016 he became a senior policy adviser and speechwriter in Donald TrumpTrump, Donald John,
1946–, 45th president of the United States (2017–), b. New York City. Prior to his election as president in 2016, he was a business executive and television personality rather than a political leader. After attending Fordham Univ.
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's presidential campaign, and he continued in that role in Trump's administration, where he was influential in instituting hardline immigration and refugee policies that sparked controversy for echoing historical restrictions based on race, ethnicity, and nationality.
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