Congressman Keith Ellison

Representing the 5th District of Minnesota

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Jul 12, 2017

WASHINGTON–Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), along with Reps. Carol Shea-Porter (D-NH), Maxine Waters (D-CA), Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), introduced the Online Privacy Act (H.R. 3175) today.

Jun 30, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Minneapolis City Council approved a measure raising the city’s minimum wage to $15.00 an hour. Rep. Ellison was so excited by the victory for workers in Minneapolis, he sang a song to celebrate.

Jun 27, 2017

WASHINGTON – Rep.

Jun 26, 2017
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Supreme Court announced it will hear President Trump’s Muslim ban in October and that portions of the ban can go into effect.
Jun 20, 2017
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement commemorating World Refugee Day.
Jun 16, 2017
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after Officer Jeronimo Yanez was found not guilty in the killing of Philando Castile.
Jun 8, 2017
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after former FBI Director James Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
May 23, 2017

WASHINGTON – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) released the following statement after the Supreme Court affirmed a lower court ruling that two of the congressional districts redrawn by Republicans after the 2010 census were unconstitutional.

May 19, 2017

Today, the FCC voted to begin rolling back Title II protections for net neutrality – a boon for multi-billion-dollar internet service corporations, and a huge step back for working Americans. I remain a strong supporter of a free and open internet, and deeply disturbed that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is working on behalf of telecom companies and at the expense of everyone else.

 

May 12, 2017
Rep. Keith Ellison released the following statement after Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a memo detailing new Department of Justice sentencing policies.