Rep. Keith Ellison

Video Replay- Helping North Korean Refugees

People are fleeing North Korea because of human rights abuses. A coalition of Twin Cities academic and peace organizations are bringing attention to that plight and how to help.

Invest in American Workers by Raising the Minimum Wage

Keith Ellison, who co-chairs the Progressive Caucus in the House, is pushing legislation to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $9.80 an hour, over the next three years, so that this country doesn’t just create jobs, but jobs that generate a living wage.

Ellison: NATO Focuses on Old Threats, Ignores New Threats

As thousands of protestors massed in Chicago to protest the NATO summit, U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison (Minnesota) agreed with some of the demonstrators’ claims, but disagreed with others. “I do agree we’re spending too much on the military, but I believe in the military.”