Brad Miller is a Senior Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. Prior to joining Roosevelt, he served for a decade in the United States House of Representatives, representing North Carolina’s 13th district, and was a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also Of Counsel for Graise & Ellsworth LLP.
As a member of the House Financial Services Committee, Mr. Miller led efforts to enact financial reform legislation, including legislation to prohibit predatory mortgage lending and create the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB. He also led efforts to address the foreclosure crisis and reform the private mortgage securitization market.
As chairman of the Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science Committee, Mr. Miller led investigations into environmental contamination and public health risks. He also worked with the House Democratic leadership to develop the legal strategy to enforce congressional subpoenas issued to the Bush Administration concerning the firing of U.S. Attorneys.
Mr. Miller has been interviewed on almost every cable news channel, including MSNBC, CNN, Fox News, Fox Business, CNBC, Bloomberg, Current TV, and Al Jazeera America, and has frequently been quoted in national publications on a variety of issues, especially financial reform and housing. He has published opinion articles in national publications, including Politico, Roll Call, The Hill, The Wall Street Journal, American Banker, Bloomberg View, The New Republic, Huffington Post, and Salon.