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Oppose nationwide Common Core standards

Question topic: The federal government should establish nationwide standards (such as Common Core) for high-school graduation.

Miller: Strongly Disagree

Source: Faith2Action iVoterGuide on 2014 Alaska Senate race , Jul 2, 2014

Federal funding is unconstitutional

Q: Do you support federal education standards and testing for K-12?

A: No.

Q: Do you support federal funding for universal pre-K programs?

A: No.

Q: Do you support federal funding for charter schools?

A: No.

Q: Do you support federal funding for K-12 school vouchers?

A: No.

Miller adds, "I believe education should be left up to state and local governments. The federal government has no authority under the Constitution to create education standards or provide funding for schools.

Source: Alaska Congressional Election 2010 Political Courage Test , Sep 9, 2010

Opposes Common Core as a nationwide academic standard.

Miller opposes the AFA survey question on Common Core

The American Family Association Action Voter Guide asked if candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'The federal government should establish Common Core as a nationwide academic standard for high school graduation.' American Family Association Action (AFA Action) produces the online "iVoterGuide" for selected state and federal races. The mission of AFA Action is to inform and mobilize individuals to strengthen the biblical foundations of America.

Source: American Family Association survey 16AFA_Q7 on Nov 8, 2016

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