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.

Mar 23, 2018Press Release

Bill includes Ellison-led priorities on affordable housing, public transit, veterans’ healthcare

WASHINGTON—Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) today announced the inclusion of multiple priorities, including funding for affordable housing, public transit, veterans’ healthcare, and international disaster relief in the Fiscal Year 2018 omnibus spending bill.

Mar 16, 2018Press Release

Letter follows Secretary Carson’s proposed changes to HUD’s mission statement and reports of mortgage discrimination in 61 American cities 

Mar 14, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement on the national school walkout to commemorate the Parkland massacre and raise awareness about gun violence:

Mar 9, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement after the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report he requested reviewing the effects of Bank Secrecy Act regulations on remittances to fragile countries: 

Feb 27, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — After five years of persistent advocacy, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), author of the bipartisan Credit Access and Inclusion Act of 2017 (H.R. 5078, formerly H.R. 435) today voted to pass the bill on the floor of the House of Representatives. Rep.