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 10, 2018Press Release

In 2016 over 5,000 people died from workplace injuries, a 7 percent increase since the previous year

Jun 27, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled today opposing public sector unions:

Jun 26, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled today to uphold President Trump’s Muslim ban:

“Today’s decision undermines the core value of religious tolerance on which America was founded. I am deeply disappointed that this ruling gives legitimacy to discrimination and Islamophobia.

Jun 12, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON—Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) today introduced the Reward Work Act, which would prevent companies from buying back their own stocks on the open market and require that workers have a voice on corporate boards:

May 25, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON - Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) and Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, II (D-MO) today sent a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos inquiring about Amazon’s practice of selling and offering the company’s Rekignition facial recognition technology to police departments.