Congressman Keith Ellison

Representing the 5th District of Minnesota

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Mar 14, 2018

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, 2018

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, 2018

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.

Feb 15, 2018

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement after the Ethiopian government released hundreds of prisoners this week:

“For years, the government of Ethiopia has suppressed freedom of speech, cracked down on Ethiopians fighting for human and civil rights, and detained thousands of peaceful protestors. 

Feb 12, 2018

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement regarding the 2013 U.N. General Assembly meeting with President Rouhani:

Feb 9, 2018

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement after it was announced that Rep. Rick Nolan (D-MN) will retire at the end of his current term:

Feb 9, 2018

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the latest budget agreement:

Jan 22, 2018

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate and U.S. House voted to pass a three-week continuing resolution to reopen the government:

Jan 10, 2018

WASHINGTON — Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) issued the following statement regarding S. 139, the FISA (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act) Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017: