Congressman Keith Ellison

Representing the 5th District of Minnesota

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A fair wage is more than the size of a paycheck. It’s having enough hours, paid overtime, sick and parental leave, and affordable health and childcare. It’s knowing you can make ends meet at the end of the month.
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Thousands marched in the streets of New York City to call for bold action on climate change. Check out Rep. Ellison's tweets, Vines and photos from the event.
Rep. Ellison and Rep. Grijalva led a letter with 35 of their colleagues to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler demanding net neutrality.

Mar 26, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) reintroduced today the Common Sense Housing Investment Act (H.R. 1662) to make it easier for middle class and working families to find affordable rental housing and benefit from homeownership.

Mar 26, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON— Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Co-Chairs Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that it would move forward with a rule to protect Americans from predatory ‘payday’ lending practices.

Mar 26, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today after voting in favor of H.R. 2, a bill to fix the Sustainable Growth Rate for Medicare. 

Mar 26, 2015Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Brian Schatz (D-Hawai‘i) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and U.S.

Mar 25, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Co-Chairs Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Keith Ellison (D-MN), along with CPC Peace and Security Task Force Chair Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), issued the following statement after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani addressed a joint session of Congress. 

Mar 23, 2015Press Release

MINNEAPOLIS—Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today on the fifth anniversary of the signing of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 

“Five years ago today, President Obama signed the life-saving Affordable Care Act into law. Since that day, thousands of Minnesotans are living better lives because they can afford health care.