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Keith Ellison's Public Statements

Full Name: Keith Maurice Ellison
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 5, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 4 Children: Isaiah, Jeremiah, Elijah, Amirah
Birth Date: 08/04/1963
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Muslim
Date Title
March 29, 2011 The HAMP Termination Act of 2011
March 24, 2011 Ellison Promotes Foreclosure Prevention with Minnesota Housing Finance Agency
March 23, 2011 Ellison Statement on Violence in Libya
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
March 16, 2011 The Progressive Caucus
March 16, 2011 NSP Termination Act
March 16, 2011 Out of Afghanistan Caucus: United States' Fiscal and Security Needs Demand a Swift Withdrawal Beginning in July
March 15, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator Of The Federal Emergency Management Agency
March 11, 2011 FOX News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
March 10, 2011 Congressman Ellison's Testimony to the House Committee on Homeland Security
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 3, 2011 Republicans' "No-Job Agenda"
March 1, 2011 Further Continuing Appropriations Amendments, 2011
Feb. 28, 2011 Republicans' Jobless Agenda
Feb. 23, 2011 Congressmen McGovern, Ellison, Honda, McDermott: Violence in Libya "unconscionable"
Feb. 23, 2011 Ellison Statement on Violence in Libya
Feb. 18, 2011 The CR and the Direction of America
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 17, 2011 Moment of Silence in Remembrance of Members of Armed Forces and their Families
Feb. 17, 2011 Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Applaud United Progressive Opposition To Republican No Jobs Agenda, Question GOP Lack of Jobs Bills
Feb. 16, 2011 Ellison Urges EPA Administrator to Reduce Mercury Pollution
Feb. 15, 2011 Do Not Cut Liheap
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 14, 2011 Congratulating Egypt
Feb. 11, 2011 Blog: Keith's Statement on Mubarak's Resignation
Feb. 10, 2011 Our Nation's Economy
Feb. 10, 2011 The Hill - Fannie, Freddie Fight Starts Fresh at Financial Services
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Feb. 9, 2011 Time to Begin the Dialogue about Jobs
Feb. 9, 2011 United Nations Tax Equalization Refund Act of 2011
Feb. 8, 2011 Blog: Feds Must Fix Up Public Housing
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Jan. 31, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Jan. 29, 2011 Reps. McGovern, McDermott & Ellison Call On Egyptian Govt. to Stop Violence
Jan. 24, 2011 Blog: Roll Call Op-Ed: Regulate Boilers to Save Lives, Create Jobs
Jan. 24, 2011 Making It in America
Jan. 24, 2011 DeLauro, Colleagues Introduce Job-Creating National Infrastructure Development Bank Act
Jan. 21, 2011 Letter to Jeh Johnson, General Counsel of the Department of Defense
Jan. 20, 2011 Instructing Certain Committees to Report Legislation Replacing the Job-Killing Health Care Law
Jan. 19, 2011 Blog: Keith's statement on the passage of the Republican No Care/No Jobs bill (HR 2)
Jan. 19, 2011 Progressive Caucus
Jan. 14, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department of the Interior - Require Disclose of Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 8, 2011 Blog: Statement on Shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords
Jan. 5, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Jan. 5, 2011 Blog: Ellison Sworn in For Third Term
Dec. 23, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - General David Petraeus to Testify
Dec. 20, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
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