Congressman Keith Ellison

Representing the 5th District of Minnesota

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No student should be punished for investing in her future, which is why debt-free college is such an important idea.
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Rep. Ellison wrote an op-ed for the New York Times on why we must make it easier for Somali-Americans to send money home.
It’s time to work for a fair trade deal that will grow American jobs and wages, rather than accelerate a race to the bottom.

Jul 19, 2017Press Release

WASHINGTON–Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) introduced the Frank Adelmann Manufactured Housing Community Sustainability Act (H.R. 3296) today. The bill would provide a tax credit for property owners of mobile home parks, also called manufactured home communities, who choose to preserve affordability by selling the land to their residents or a nonprofit.

Jul 18, 2017Press Release

WASHINGTON–Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after Minneapolis resident Justine Damond was shot and killed by a MPD officer.

Jul 13, 2017Press Release

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement on a proposed NDAA Amendment which would order a strategic assessment of the Muslim faith, create a list of faith leaders, and determine acceptable ways to practice Islam:

Jul 12, 2017Press Release

WASHINGTON–Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), along with Reps. Carol Shea-Porter (D-NH), Maxine Waters (D-CA), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), introduced the Online Privacy Act (H.R. 3175) today.

Jun 30, 2017Press Release

MINNEAPOLIS – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Minneapolis City Council approved a measure raising the city’s minimum wage to $15.00 an hour. Rep. Ellison was so excited by the victory for workers in Minneapolis, he sang a song to celebrate.

Jun 27, 2017Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep.