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, especially after the attack at Garissa University College in Kenya.
Rep. Ellison and Rep. Grijalva led a letter with 35 of their colleagues to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler demanding net neutrality.

May 21, 2015Press Release

3 in 4 consumers unaware forced arbitration clauses in their contracts with businesses, which generates unreasonable costs and ties up court systems

May 20, 2015Op-Ed

Rep. Ellison penned the following op-ed in the New York Times about the need to reform title insurance.

May 19, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON—Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today after voting in favor of a short-term extension to fund the Highway Trust Fund. 

May 19, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Co-Chairs Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after President Obama announced a federal ban to limit certain types of military equipment from being transferred to local police departments.

May 15, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON—Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement today after voting against the fiscal year FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

May 12, 2015Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Co-Chairs Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Keith Ellison (D-MN) joined New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and national progressive leaders today to launch The Progressive Agenda to Combat Income Inequality