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Alexandra Miller

Politics Reporter

Alex has been an reporter (at least in her mind) since she was four. Yes, she forced her friends to do pretend newscasts instead of playing house. She's covered politics in D.C. for nearly three years, and joined the Newsy team in August 2017. When Alex isn't delivering the news while standing on an apple box, she's probably scrolling through Twitter (@AlexMillerNews) and watching her beloved Redskins continue to disappoint.

  Recent Work
A student protests at the March for our Lives

Students Register Voters At March For Our Lives

A young girl protests gun legislation
Megan SmithU.S.

Students Flock To D.C. For The March For Our Lives

Water tower in Martin County, Kentucky

Untapped: Life Without Safe Water In Martin County, Kentucky

Kentucky's Public Service Commission meets with Martin County officials to discuss failing infrastructure.

Martin County Residents Facing Water Rate Hike

Martin County sign

Martin County, Kentucky, Looks To Tackle Massive Debt

President Donald Trump holds a listening session
Getty ImagesPolitics

Students Debate Guns And School Safety At The White House

Karissa Saenz, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, holds a sign.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Making Parkland Political


Molding Identities Of The Missing

Martin County drinking water (Left) vs. bottled water

Martin County Residents Stonewalled At Meeting About Unsafe Water

Abandoned buildings in Baltimore
Getty ImagesU.S.

The War On Poverty Continues

Martin County Water Treatment Facility
Newsy / Sarah GirouxU.S.

Ky. County Residents Are Skeptical About Govt. Help For 18-Year Crisis

Nina McCoy discusses her town's struggle for c

Why One County Has Avoided Drinking Its Water For 18 Years

a water valve

Some In This Small Kentucky County Live Without Running Water

Martin County residents say their officials spent money on buildings that could have been used to fix their water problems.

Kentucky Locals Blame Town's Officials For Ongoing Water Crisis

A sign that shows town names

A Decades-Old Water Crisis In Kentucky Comes To A Head

An elderly women finishes eating a piece of cake while taking a break during a card game.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Democrats Look To Create Agency To Fulfill Pensions


Gerrymandering — What Is It?

Alex Miller sits down with Rep. Ron Kind

NAFTA Talks Begin Amid Fears The US Will Withdraw From The Deal

A participant in the Women's March 2018 in Washington, D.C.

Thousands Join Women's March In DC

Melanie Lockridge and her 2-year-old daughter Zariyah attend a CHIP rally
Getty ImagesPolitics

CHIP Debate Continues As States Say They're Running Out Of Funds

Voters wait in line at a polling station
Getty ImagesPolitics

The Supreme Court Could Change The Length Of Your State's Voter Rolls

Palestinians celebrate as 15 Palestinian bodies arrive at the Palestinian parlement park
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Congress Looks To Take Down 'Pay For Slay' Program

Mother Isamar holds her baby at their makeshift home, under reconstruction, after being mostly destroyed by Hurricane Maria.
Getty ImagesU.S.

The Government Could Pay You To Move Off The Beach

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry
Getty ImagesPolitics

Rick Perry And His Forgotten Department

Demonstrators rally outside the Federal Communication Commission building to protest the end of net neutrality rules
Getty ImagesTech

How Getting Rid Of Net Neutrality Will Change The Way You Click

An exhibit at the MOCAT museum

Expression Of Depression

A U.S. Border Patrol agent handcuffs a woman during training
Getty ImagesU.S.

Changing The Conversation: How We Discuss Sex Trafficking Victims

Doug Jones supporter Evan Milligan
Newsy StaffPolitics

African-American Voters Could Decide Alabama's Senate Race

US and Israeli national flags projected on the wall of Jerusalem's Old City on December 6, 2017 in Jerusalem, Israel.
Getty ImagesPolitics

Jerusalem: Why The Land Is So Controversial