Congressman Keith Ellison

Representing the 5th District of Minnesota

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May 24, 2018Press Release

 A bipartisan amendment introduced by Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) and cosponsored by Reps. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Ro Khanna (D-CA), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Walter Jones (R-NC) passed the U.S. House as part of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2019

May 24, 2018Press Release

 A proposal in the Department of Labor’s Spring Regulatory Agenda would expand Hazardous Order exemptions for minors in apprenticeship programs 

May 18, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after voting no on the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, also known as the Farm Bill, which failed in the U.S. House:

May 16, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON - Rep. Keith Ellison today unveiled a report, Rewarding Or Hoarding?, exposing the pay discrepancy between CEOs and their workers in new data mandated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

May 14, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement responding to a Fox 9 report which erroneously links lawful remittance transfers to fraud in some childcare centers:

May 9, 2018Press Release

In April 2018, FCC appointee Elizabeth Pierce was arrested by the FBI for her role in an alleged $250 million wire fraud scheme

May 8, 2018Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Reps. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ), along with Reps.

May 4, 2018Press Release

ProPublica and Frontline PBS report identified three members of Atomawaffen, a white supremacist organization, currently employed by the Army or Navy

Letter asks for the number of reports of extremist activity by service members over the past five years

May 3, 2018Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Keith Ellison today unveiled a report highlighting how Hennepin County homeowners will be impacted by the new Republican tax law, the “Tax Cuts and Act.” The report found that tens of thousands of homeowners in Hennepin County who previously were allowed to deduct their full property taxes and interest on home equity loans will no longer be able to do so.

Apr 27, 2018Press Release

Ellison called a provision in the bill an “outrageous encroachment on local authority”