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Keith Ellison's Public Statements

Full Name: Keith M. 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
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kim; 4 Children: Isaiah, Jeremiah, Elijah, Amirah
Birth Date: 08/04/1963
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Muslim
Date Title
Nov. 17, 2010 Make It In America
Nov. 17, 2010 Calling Attention to Dirty Political Money
Nov. 9, 2010 Pioneer Press - St. Paul / Study Shows Poor People Move Often
Nov. 8, 2010 Letter to Mr. Frank J. Gaffney, Jr., Center for Security Policy
Nov. 8, 2010 Ellison to Introduce Legislation to Address Public Housing Funding
Oct. 31, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Oct. 26, 2010 Ellison Receives 100% Rating from the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Oct. 22, 2010 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Oct. 22, 2010 Ellison Receives 100% Rating from the Human Rights Campaign; Makes Plea for "Equality and Inclusion"
Oct. 21, 2010 Ellison: Proud to Support Nation's Veterans
Oct. 20, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State, United States of America
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Oct. 8, 2010 Klobuchar, Franken, McCollum, Ellison, Walz Announce Over $18 Million for Minnesota Small Businesses
Oct. 1, 2010 Ellison Adds Support for Ending Broad Use of Military Force
Sept. 30, 2010 Ellison Applauds Obama Administration Sanctions on Iranian Government for Human Rights Abuses
Sept. 30, 2010 Ellison Applauds Obama Administration Sanctions on Iranian Government for Human Rights Abuses
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Sept. 23, 2010 Ellison Praises New Patient's Bill of Rights, Warns Against Putting Insurance Industry Back in Charge of Health Care
Sept. 23, 2010 Message of the Congressional Progressive Caucus
Sept. 23, 2010 Ellison Praises New Patient's Bill of Rights, Warns Against Putting Insurance Industry Back in Charge of Health Care
Sept. 15, 2010 Democrats Continue Fight for Middle Class Tax Cuts and Deficit Reduction; Republicans Continue to Hold Middle Class Hostage to Tax Cuts for the Wealthy
Sept. 12, 2010 CBS "Face The Nation" - Transcript
Sept. 7, 2010 Ellison Statement on Planned Quran Burning in Florida
Sept. 2, 2010 Ellison Applauds Obama, Resumption of Peace Talks
Aug. 26, 2010 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
Aug. 18, 2010 CNN "Larry King Live" - Transcript
Aug. 16, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Elizabeth Warren to Consumer Finance Protection Bureau
Aug. 11, 2010 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
Aug. 10, 2010 Ellison Votes to Save Education Jobs and Health Care Meeting with Community Health Professionals
Aug. 6, 2010 Ellison Commends Justice Department for Indictment of 14 accused of aiding Al-Shabaab
July 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Global Fund to Fight AIDS
July 28, 2010 Fair Sentencing Act of 2010
July 28, 2010 Ellison Votes to End War in Afghanistan, Argues for Investment in the Middle Class
July 27, 2010 Pakistan War Powers Resolution
July 26, 2010 Recognizing 20th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act
July 22, 2010 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010
July 22, 2010 Progressive Caucus
July 22, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Elizabeth Warren to Consumer Finance Protection Bureau
July 22, 2010 Ellison Praises Emergency Unemployment Benefits Extension
July 21, 2010 Waiving Requirement of Clause 6(a) of Rule XIII with Respect to Consideration of Certain Resolutions and Providing Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
July 21, 2010 Manufacturing--Continued
July 20, 2010 Where are the Jobs?
July 16, 2010 Ellison Praises Senate Vote on Historic Wall Street Reform
June 30, 2010 Providing for Consideration of Conference Report on H.R. 4173, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
June 30, 2010 Ellison Votes for Historic Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Legislation
June 30, 2010 Topics of the Day
June 24, 2010 Ellison Introduces Bill to Grant Legal Residents Access to Family Member Care
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
June 23, 2010 Letter to the Honorable House Financial Services Committee Chairman, Barney Frank and the Honorable Senate Banking Committee Chairman, Chris Dodd
June 23, 2010 Congressman Ellison's Statement on General Petraeus Replacing General McChrystal as Commander of U.S. and NATO Troops in Afghanistan
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